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254, St Margaret's Banks (See Details for Further Address Information), Rochester

Description: 254, St Margaret's Banks (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 173021

OS Grid Reference: TQ7473868062
OS Grid Coordinates: 574738, 168062
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3847, 0.5098

Location: St Margaret's Banks, Strood, Medway ME1 1HY

Locality: Rochester
County: Medway
Country: England
Postcode: ME1 1HY

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 SE
Margaret's Banks)
10/91 No 254
Substantial house, now an hotel. Mid C18. Flemish bond red
brick; roof not visible. Double-depth plan with off-centre rear
stair. Lateral stacks. 2 storeys and half basement. Front:
symmetrical 5-window range. Parapet with stone coping; cornice
with console brackets: both these features return. Upper floor
with 6-pane, the other floors with 12-pane sashes in revealed
frames under rubbed brick flat arches. Prominent pointed plat
band between ground and 1st floors. Central doorway (approached
by stone flight of steps) with surround, raised and panelled
reveals and door under a pediment obscured by advertisement.
Ogee Gothick arch within. Interior: one room (front, left) with
bolection moulded panelling; open well curved stair. Some door
surrounds and internal framing visible.

Listing NGR: TQ7473468060

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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