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Linden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Medway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3838 / 51°23'1"N

Longitude: 0.5106 / 0°30'38"E

OS Eastings: 574798

OS Northings: 167960

OS Grid: TQ747679

Mapcode National: GBR PPV.3XG

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.SHS1

Entry Name: Linden House

Listing Date: 19 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173106

Location: Medway, ME1

County: Medway

Electoral Ward/Division: River

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

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Listing Text

ROCHESTER NAG'S HEAD LANE
TQ 7467 NE
12/176 No 2 Linden House
19-2-70
II
House. First quarter of C18, perhaps incorporating earlier rear
wall. Textured plaster render on brick, Kent tile roof. 2
chamber plan with central staircase. 2 storeys with attics, 3-
window range. 2 ground and 3 first floor flush wooden architrave
surround sashes with glazing bars, 12 panes each. Doorcase of
2 fluted pilasters with bracketted flat pentice, 8 panel raised
and fielded doors. 2 upper panels glazed. 2 hip-roofed dormers,
with fixed swivel casements. Wooden eaves box cornice, partly
replaced. Interior: Good dogleg stairs of c.1714 with hand rail
with snake-neck sweep at angles, 3 balusters per tread, cut
string, continuous to attic with all its details. 2 panel
fielded panelling to both ground floor rooms, 6 panel doors.
Rococo bolection moulded fireplace with c.1820 grate in room to
south, c.1820 fireplace and grate in room to north, boxed out
cornices to both rooms. Both first floor rooms panelled, partly
bolection moulded panel fields in rooms at north.


Listing NGR: TQ7483067997

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