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93-95, High Street, Maidstone

Description: 93-95, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173365

OS Grid Reference: TQ7607155729
OS Grid Coordinates: 576071, 155729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2735, 0.5228

Location: A20, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1HJ

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

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
Nos-93 to 95 (consec)
TQ 7655 NW 2/286

Built 1855 by Whichcord and Aspitel. It is listed for its unusual and early
use of a cast iron facade. 4 storeys, the frame work of cast iron with infilling
of green tiles. Hipped slate roof. Elaborate moulded eaves cornice with modillions.
6 sashes with verticals only on the 2nd and 3rd floors. The 3rd floor windows
have a double scroll on the parapet over each window. The 1st floor has 9
windows 3 of which are double windows with cast iron spiral pilasters between.
Modern shopfronts.

Nos 93 to 95 (consec). 97A and 98 to 100 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7606655722

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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