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Fanum House

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2777 / 51°16'39"N

Longitude: 0.5074 / 0°30'26"E

OS Eastings: 574979

OS Northings: 156164

OS Grid: TQ749561

Mapcode National: GBR PR0.WMN

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.R43T

Entry Name: Fanum House

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173390

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME16

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

LONDON ROAD
1.
5278
(South West Side)
No 81
TQ 75 NW 8/141 (Fanum House)
30.7.51.
II

2.
Large late C18 building originally the Seven Stars Hotel. 3 storeys and basement
red brick. Parapet with pediment-shaped outline in the centre portion above
the centre window bay. Circle of ornamental bricks in the tympanum of this
pediment. Stringcourse above each floor. 7 windows including 2 curved bays
of 3 windows each on all floors. Glazing bars intact. Centre 1st floor window
round-headed. Centre 2nd floor window circular. 5 semi-circular steps leading
up to the doorway. Deep round hood over the doorway, its frieze enriched and
with dentilled cornice.
Rectangular fanlight below the hood. 4 panel double doors. Modern addition
in neo-Georgian style to the south containing 2 storeys and 3 windows. Ground
floor addition of 2 windows to the north.


Listing NGR: TQ7497156185

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