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Hubble's Stores Post Office, Headcorn

Description: Hubble's Stores Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174302

OS Grid Reference: TQ8340444206
OS Grid Coordinates: 583404, 144206
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1677, 0.6219

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)
10/78 No. 26, Hubble's
Stores and Post
Office [formerly
26.4.68 listed as Streete
School and
Hubble's Stores)


House, now house and shop. C17 or earlier with C19 additions and alterations.
Timber framed. Ground floor red brick in Flemish bond. First floor weather-
boarded to front, tile-hung to right gable end. Plain tile roof. Main range
with C19 addition to left. 2 storeys. Hipped roof with gablets to main
range, left hip abutting lower ridge of C19 addition. Multiple brick ridge
stack towards right end and slender projecting brick stack to right gable end.
Irregular fenestration of 3 windows; one 12-pane sash to right end of C19
addition, tripartite sash to left of centre of main range and 16-pane sash
to right end. Front of C19 addition built out on ground floor as glazed
rectangular shop front with plain fascia and recessed half-glazed double doors.
Panelled door in C19 brick porch beneath stack. 2-storey C19 red and grey
brick warehouse to rear to left. Low rear red brick addition to right with
gambrel roof and end stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8340444206

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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