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343 and 345, High Street, Rochester

Description: 343 and 345, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173089

OS Grid Reference: TQ7511267933
OS Grid Coordinates: 575112, 167933
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3834, 0.5151

Location: Ship Lane, Strood, Medway ME1 1LJ

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7567 NW
13/160 Nos 343 and 345
Pair of houses with original shop fronts. Early C19. Painted
brick, slate roof. 3 storeys. 2 bays each. No 343 has ground
floor shop front of 4 slightly canted plate glass windows with
muntin divisions and arched heads, 2 fluted pilasters to door and
to angle, canted frieze and projecting cornice. No 345 has 2
outer muntin divisions only of original shop windows, canted
frieze and cornice survives. Doorway on angle 12-pane sashes in
reveals to 1st floor; 2nd floor sashes with some glazing bars
missing to No 343, the sashes completely removed from No 345
(February 1989). Cornice band and parapet with stone coping.
Deep return facades have side access doors to houses above shops,
fluted pilasters and reveals survive at No 345 only, with
distinctive 16 pane sashes running through the storeys above.
Staircase in situ.

Listing NGR: TQ7511067936

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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