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Victoria Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Rochester

Description: Victoria Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 173190

OS Grid Reference: TQ7447268138
OS Grid Coordinates: 574472, 168138
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3855, 0.5060

Location: The Terrace, Strood, Medway ME1 1XJ

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

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 SW
(off Victoria
9/256 Nos 1-6
Terrace of 6 houses. This and the adjacent terrace (Nos 7-16 qv
ref 9/257) built for naval officers and their families. 1848,
designed by Charles Foord. Gault brick, Kent tile (and some
Welsh slate) roofs. A tripartite arrangement: 2 end blocks of
3 storeys containing 2 houses stand forward of 2 houses of 2
storeys. All houses of 2 window bays with basement and areas.
Identical features throughout: 4-pane horned sashes under
cambered window arches with stone sills on brackets; 4-panelled
doors with rectangular overlights; sill and cornice bands;
segmental-headed dormers; spear-headed railings to area. Large
axial stacks, truncated to No 6. Only No 1 has lost its sashes,
replaced by louvres. This and Nos 7-16 are a remarkably intact
terrace for their date.

Listing NGR: TQ7447268139

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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