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Former Rag Room at Springfield Mill, Maidstone

Description: Former Rag Room at Springfield Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173471

OS Grid Reference: TQ7557156616
OS Grid Coordinates: 575571, 156616
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2816, 0.5161

Location: James Whatman Way, Maidstone ME14 2LE

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 2LE

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Former Rag Room at
Springfield Mill
TQ 75 NE 9/336

Built in 1806. 2 storeys stock brick. Half-hipped slate roof. The 1st floor
has continuous glazing. The ground floor has 14 double sashes with flat arches.
The ground floor has boxed in iron columns. This was originally used for storage.
The 1st floor was the Rag Room. This is of Queen Post construction of adzed
oak beams which may be C17 ships timbers. There is an overhead wheel which
originally lifted rags from the ground floor.

Listing NGR: TQ7575456689

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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