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6-18, High Street, Headcorn

Description: 6-18, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 174298

OS Grid Reference: TQ8333144191
OS Grid Coordinates: 583331, 144191
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1676, 0.6209

Location: A274, Headcorn, Kent TN27 9NE

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

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Listing Text

TQ 8344 (South side)
10/74 Nos. 6 -18


House row. Nos. 12 - 18 late C18 or early C19. Nos. 6 - 10 Cl9. Ground
floor Nos 12 - 18 rendered brick to left of carriage entrance, chequered
red and grey brick to right. First floor tile-hung. No. 10 painted brick,
Nos. 6 - 8 red brick in Flemish bond. Plain tile roofs. 2 storeys on
brick plinth. Dentilled brick eaves cornice to Nos. 6 - 10. Roof hipped to
right end No. 8, hip returning. Slender brick ridge stack to junction No. 18
and Shakespeare House. Larger ridge stacks towards each end Nos. 12 - 18.
Three rear stacks to Nos. 6 - 10. Irregular fenestration of 7 windows; four
3-light casements to Nos. 12-16, one 2-storey flat-roofed canted bay to No.
10 and regular 2-window front of 12-pane sashes to Nos. 6 - 8. Later carriage
entrance towards right end Nos. 12 - 18. Boarded doors to right of carriage
entrance to No. 14, and to right end of No. 12. Half-glazed porch with
trellised bargeboards and plain stained glass. Half-glazed door to centre
No. 8 with lean-to porch. Panelled door to No. 6 with segmental head and
flat bracketed hood to right return elevation. Interiors not inspected.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ8332844188

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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