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Mechanics Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Faversham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3165 / 51°18'59"N

Longitude: 0.887 / 0°53'13"E

OS Eastings: 601280

OS Northings: 161441

OS Grid: TR012614

Mapcode National: GBR SW3.H28

Mapcode Global: VHKJW.B58M

Entry Name: Mechanics Arms

Listing Date: 3 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438540

Location: Faversham, Swale, Kent, ME13

County: Kent

District: Swale

Civil Parish: Faversham

Built-Up Area: Faversham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

llO3 (South Side)
No 44 (Mechanics Arms)
TR 0161 SW 2/307

Early C19 front to a C17 probably timber-framed building; low steeply pitched
tiled roof and north-south wing behind; east side roughcast. North side
fronted with mathematical tiles. 3 storeys. 2 bays. Moulded eaves cornice.
On both lst and 2nd floors, sash windows 3 panes wide in reeded frames,
ornamented with roundels in corners; painted brink voussoirs above 1st floor
windows. Public house front with frieze and projecting cornice on ground
floor; 4-light window flanked by doorway at either side. At right hand,
doorway with frame similar to windows above [reeded frame with roundels in
corners]. 6 nush panelled door in flush panelled reveals; very small
rectangular fanlight over. Advertisement between 1st and 2nd floors.

Listing NGR: TR0127861433

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