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The Market Buildings, Maidstone

Description: The Market Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173416

OS Grid Reference: TQ7598755823
OS Grid Coordinates: 575987, 155823
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2744, 0.5217

Location: Market Buildings, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1HP

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

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
The Market Buildings
TQ 7555 NE 1/315
TQ 7655 NW 2/315

Circa 1835. These buildings included a Corn Exchange. Mid C19. 2 storeys
stuccoed. Parapet and coping with raised panels at intervals. The right side
portion has 7 sashes set in moulded architraves with glazing bars intact.
The ground floor has a colonnade of 7 round-headed arches flanked by engaged
Tuscan columns with keystones above each arch. The centre portion has 4 round-headed
arches with blanks above. The left hand side has 6 cambered sashes and 2 blanks
with 7 round-headed arches.

Listing NGR: TQ7598355831

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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