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The Mortgage Shop, Lloyds Bank and Ap Davis, Chemist, Headcorn

Description: The Mortgage Shop, Lloyds Bank and Ap Davis, Chemist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 174292

OS Grid Reference: TQ8343444232
OS Grid Coordinates: 583434, 144232
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1679, 0.6224

Location: A274, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9NL

Locality: Headcorn
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN27 9NL

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 (North side)
10/68 Nos. 33-37 [Odd)
(The Mortgage Shop,
Lloyds Bank and
A.P. Davis, Chemist)


Shop row. No. 33 early C17 or earlier, Nos. 35 and 37 mid C19, possibly with
earlier core. No. 33 timber framed, with painted tile-hanging to first floor.
Nos. 35 and 37 red brick with occasional grey headers in Flemish bond. Plain
tile roofs. Nos. 35 and 37 parallel to street, with No. 33 at right-angles
to left, ground floor flush with No. 35. 2 timber-framed bays to No. 33,
that to front possibly built as shop. 2 storeys. No. 33 jettied to front
and rear. Steeply-pitched hipped roof to No. 33, with higher ridge than Nos.
35 and 37. Ridge stack towards left end No. 35. Irregular fenestration of
3 windows; one 4-pane sash to No. 33, and one 4-pane and one 6-pane sash in
open boxes to Nos. 35 and 37. Canted plate-glass shop front partly beneath
jetty, to No. 33. Shop fronts with small rectangular panes to Nos. 35 and
37. Half-glazed doors; beneath jetty to right of No. 33, to right side of
No. 35 and to centre of No. 37. Interior: only partly inspected. Exposed
framing to No. 33 with evidence for partitions and stair position. Small
first-floor fireplace to No.33 with 4-centred arched wooden bressumer.

Listing NGR: TQ8344044235

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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