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The Ship Inn, Rochester

Description: The Ship Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173090

OS Grid Reference: TQ7513267929
OS Grid Coordinates: 575132, 167929
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3834, 0.5154

Location: A2, Strood, Medway ME1 1DA

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7567 NW
13/161 Nos 347 and 349 (The
Ship Inn)
Public House C18, of 2 builds. Stuccoed and painted brick, C20
interlocking concrete tile roof to No 349, Kent-tiled to No 347,
4 bays at east (No 349) 2 storeys, 2 bays at west (No 347). No
349 has one ground plate glass sash, 4 first floor late C20 fixed
and upper louvred replacement windows, 4 2nd floor 6 pane sashes.
Coped parapets. 2 hipped gabled roofs at right angles with end
stacks. Central door, ground floor early C20 cornice unites both
houses to form public house front; fenestration altered and
partly filled in with brick. No 347 has 2 first floor C20 fixed
and upper louvred windows, parapet; weatherboarded returns and
rear with sashes. Hipped roof, 2 stacked. Canted angle entrance
with pilasters and cornice to doorcase on curve. Interior: rear
lobby of west build (No 347) has partly panelled walls with
plaster cornice, pilastered and arched entrance, suggesting
c.1700 date.

Listing NGR: TQ7512567931

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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