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Sir John Banks Almshouses, Maidstone

Description: Sir John Banks Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 173305

OS Grid Reference: TQ7594955982
OS Grid Coordinates: 575949, 155982
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2758, 0.5212

Location: St Faith's Street, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1JU

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 29 to 39 (odd)
(Sir John Banks Almshouses)
TQ 7555 NE 1/104 30.7.51.

Built in 1700. 2 storeys. Red brick. Hipped tiled roof. Wooden modillion
eaves cornice. 12 casement windows. Pediment over the centre of the building
to the width of the 4 centre window bays. Brick stringcourse. The original
inscription in the central pediment is now in the Maidstone Museum and the
present one is a replica. Plain batten doors.

Nos 29 to 39 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7595855985

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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