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Opthalmic Hospital, Maidstone

Description: Opthalmic Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173280

OS Grid Reference: TQ7621055917
OS Grid Coordinates: 576210, 155917
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2752, 0.5249

Location: Church Street, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1DY

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 1DY

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
Opthalmic Hospital
TQ 7655 W 2/230

Dated 1846. Architect John Whichcord. 2 storeys, built of Kentish ragstone
ashlar. It consists of a central portion of 2 storeys 3 bays with blank curved
gables flanked by portions of 1 bay. These are in turn flanked by projecting
portions of 1 bay with curved gable. The left side has a further addition
of 4 bays with a gable on the side. Long and short quoins. Windows are mulliond
and transomed casements. Central doorcase set in a round-headed arch with
stone voussoirs and pilasters.

Listing NGR: TQ7618955929

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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