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Star Hill House with Railings to Front, Rochester

Description: Star Hill House with Railings to Front

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 173183

OS Grid Reference: TQ7459168061
OS Grid Coordinates: 574591, 168061
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3847, 0.5077

Location: Star Hill, Strood, Medway ME1 1XB

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 SE
10/249 No 22 with railings
to front. (Star
Hill House)
House. Late C18. Flemish bond gault brick; tiled roof. Half
basement, 3 storeys, 5 bays. 4 ground and 5 first floor 12-pane
sashes, 5 second floor 6 pane sashes, all recessed under flat
rubbed brick arches. Ground floor has Portland stone perron
stairs with rusticated base with central segmental window with
cast-iron grille work. Damaged area railings, cast iron 'X'
frame panels, balustrade. Wood Doric porch with 2 fluted
rectangular piers, 2 pilasters, trigylph frieze, flat roof, with
Gothick cast-iron balcony railings above. 6 panel raised and
fielded doors, leaded overlight with 3 circles with husk
pendants. First floor has plat band division, eaves have
projecting modillion cornice, plastered, both returned on gables
as plat bonds. Roof with 2 stacks on verged gables. 3 bay rear
facade, central stair bay projection with arched window, all
sashes with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TQ7459168061

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Source: English Heritage

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