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Queen Victoria Statue and Drinking Fountain Opposite No 98, Maidstone

Description: Queen Victoria Statue and Drinking Fountain Opposite No 98

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173368

OS Grid Reference: TQ7608055759
OS Grid Coordinates: 576080, 155759
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2738, 0.5230

Location: A20, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1SA

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

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
Queen Victoria Statue and
Drinking Fountain opposite No 98
TQ 7655 NW 2/287

Circa 1862. The statue of the seated Queen with crown and sceptre is by John
Thomas. It is protected by a shrine-like canopy by Blandford having 4 crockets
with granite pillars and supporting 4 angels. Decorative cast iron lamps at
each corner. The whole is set on a base of sandstone.

Listing NGR: TQ7608055758

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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