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Latitude: 51.415 / 51°24'54"N
Longitude: 0.4305 / 0°25'49"E
OS Eastings: 569112
OS Northings: 171250
OS Grid: TQ691712
Mapcode National: GBR NN1.7P0
Mapcode Global: VHJLL.DPYL
Entry Name: Harmony Hill and the Post Office
Listing Date: 21 November 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1045890
English Heritage Legacy ID: 356874
Location: Shorne, Gravesham, Kent, DA12
Civil Parish: Shorne
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Shorne St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 67 SE SHORNE THE STREET
21.11.66 Nos 2 and 4
(Harmony Hill and
The Post Office)
C18. Timber-framed, all elevations cement rendered, clay roofing tiles. Rectangular with roof hipped at both ends. Front of 2 storeys with attic storey above. Double shop front to Post Office with glazing bars intact. One door and one window to Harmony Hill. Three casement windows to first floor. Two dormer windows with hipped tiled roofs. Painted moulded timber eaves cornice. String course on first floor level.
Original timber structure substantially exposed on Post Office.
Traditionally the Post Office used by Dickens to post his manuscripts. Formerly one house.
Listing NGR: TQ6912471102
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