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Sir John Banks Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2758 / 51°16'32"N

Longitude: 0.5212 / 0°31'16"E

OS Eastings: 575949

OS Northings: 155982

OS Grid: TQ759559

Mapcode National: GBR PR1.SQX

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.Z6D9

Entry Name: Sir John Banks Almshouses

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173305

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: High Street

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 29 to 39 (odd)
(Sir John Banks Almshouses)
TQ 7555 NE 1/104 30.7.51.

Built in 1700. 2 storeys. Red brick. Hipped tiled roof. Wooden modillion
eaves cornice. 12 casement windows. Pediment over the centre of the building
to the width of the 4 centre window bays. Brick stringcourse. The original
inscription in the central pediment is now in the Maidstone Museum and the
present one is a replica. Plain batten doors.

Nos 29 to 39 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7595855985

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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