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Latitude: 51.3835 / 51°23'0"N
Longitude: 0.5082 / 0°30'29"E
OS Eastings: 574635
OS Northings: 167923
OS Grid: TQ746679
Mapcode National: GBR PPV.98T
Mapcode Global: VHJLT.RHJ8
Entry Name: St Catherine's Hospital with Wall and Railings to Front
Listing Date: 23 August 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086410
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173188
Location: Medway, ME1
Electoral Ward/Division: Rochester East
Built-Up Area: Rochester
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Rochester St Peter Parish Centre
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
ROCHESTER STAR HILL
TQ 7467 NE
12/254 St Catherine's
Hospital with wall
and railings to
Almshouses. Dated 1805, the charity dating back to 1316.
English bond red brick, slate roofs. Single storey block 14 bays
long in 3-3-3-3-2 bay arrangement. Tudor-Gothick style. 9
casement cross windows under 4-centred flat rubbed brick arches.
5 bays brought forward with chamfered jambs and 2 concentric
rubbed brick arches. Originally to house doors, now windows.
Deep projecting eaves, 6 stacks with 3 diagonally set stacks
each. 3 central bays have coped parapet projection eaves with
inscription. Attached brick parapet wall with contemporary spear
topped rails. Rear facade repeats that to Star Hill. Fall of
hill to south allows for 2 storey elevation to King Street. Later
addition to Delce Street frontage, much altered, with Tudor
Listing NGR: TQ7463767891
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