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1 and 3, Gabriel's Hill, Maidstone

Description: 1 and 3, Gabriel's Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173319

OS Grid Reference: TQ7611655757
OS Grid Coordinates: 576116, 155757
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2737, 0.5235

Location: Gabriels Hill, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6HN

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 6HN

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
Nos 1 & 3
TQ 7655 NW 2/252

Mid C19. 3 storeys cement rendered. Wide bracket eaves cornice. 3 sashes
to No 3 and 1 triple sash to No 1. The 2nd floor has glazing bars intact but
no glazing bars to the windows on the other floors. Modern shopfront. A plaque
to No 3 recovds the previous existence on the site of the Old Bell Inn where
Pepys stayed in 1669. 4 sashes to King Street elevation. Mediaeval undercroft
of 10 bays having a blocked stone newel staircase and 2 ogee-headed niches.

Nos 1 to 15 (odd) form a group.
Also forms a group with Nos 2 & 4 King Street.

Listing NGR: TQ7612255755

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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