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Hubble's Stores post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Headcorn, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1677 / 51°10'3"N

Longitude: 0.6219 / 0°37'18"E

OS Eastings: 583404

OS Northings: 144206

OS Grid: TQ834442

Mapcode National: GBR QTV.N30

Mapcode Global: VHJMV.QXN7

Entry Name: Hubble's Stores post Office

Listing Date: 26 April 1968

Last Amended: 21 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 174302

Location: Headcorn, Maidstone, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Headcorn

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HEADCORN HIGH STREET
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)

GV II

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

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