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The Dickens Hotel, Rochester

Description: The Dickens Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 173109

OS Grid Reference: TQ7473867914
OS Grid Coordinates: 574738, 167914
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3834, 0.5097

Location: Nag's Head Lane, Strood, Medway ME1 1BD

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7467 NW
12/179 Nos 5, 6 and 7 (The
Dickens Hotel)
Former terrace of three houses, now an hotel. c.1840. Flemish
bond gault brick, plain plaster details. Slate roof. 3 storeys
with attics, 2 bays each. Ground floor of each house has one
tripartite plate glass sash, first and 2nd floor 2 4-pane plate
glass sashes. Ground floor Tuscan Doric verandah of 8 columns,
forming 3 porches and one odd intermediate column, cornice and
parapet. Rusticated quoins, rusticated first floor plat band,
parapet and cornice. Single stack. Arched doors all replaced
by plate glass doors; door to No 6 replaced completely as window.
Long return to Nag's Head Lane with fuller Italianate details to
openings. Completely plain right return.

Listing NGR: TQ7474567917

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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