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Gate and Lodges of Oakwood Hospital, Maidstone

Description: Gate and Lodges of Oakwood Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173463

OS Grid Reference: TQ7351155030
OS Grid Coordinates: 573511, 155030
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2680, 0.4858

Location: St Andrew's Road, Maidstone, Kent ME16 9AN

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME16 9AN

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Listing Text

Gate and Lodges of
Oakwood Hospital
TQ 75 NW 8/170A

1833, ashlar. 2 heavily rusticated stone gate piers joined to 2 lodges by
pedestrian arches. Lodges have 2 storeys and 1 window each. The ground floor
is rusticated. Parapet, cornice and stringcourse. Glazing bars intact. The
centre portion of each projects. They are flanked on each side by further
rusticated gate piers making up pedestrian arches on the inner side and on
the outer side leading to a curved curtain wall which has a balancing pier
on the other side£between the curve where the wall continues square. Cast
iron and glass lamps on inner stone piers.

Listing NGR: TQ7357655006

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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