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31 and 33, High Street, Hythe

Description: 31 and 33, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 175104

OS Grid Reference: TR1603534759
OS Grid Coordinates: 616035, 134759
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0715, 1.0824

Location: High Street, Hythe, Kent CT21 5AD

Locality: Hythe
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT21 5AD

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Listing Text

(North Side)

Nos 31 and 33
TR 1634 NW 2/2


Built as one house. C18. 2 storeys red brick. Hipped tiled roof and eaves
cornice. Narrow pilasters flank the front and windows 5 sashes with glazing
bars missing. Modem shop front, A tablet on the house records that "Sir Francis
Pettit Smith, 1808-1874, Inventor of Steam Screw Propellers was born here",
The side elevation has an overhang and is partly tile-hung.

Listing NGR: TR1603134762

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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