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Hunter's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2706 / 51°16'14"N

Longitude: 0.5283 / 0°31'41"E

OS Eastings: 576466

OS Northings: 155416

OS Grid: TQ764554

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.8DJ

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.3BNB

Entry Name: Hunter's Almshouses

Listing Date: 8 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173452

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME15

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 52 & 56
Nos 58 & 62
(Hunter's Almshouses)
TQ 7655 SW 7/54 8.1.74.

Dated 1757. Originally 6 almshouses but now 4. 2 storeys red brick. Hipped
tiled roof with eaves cornice. 6 casement windows. Doorcases have cambered
head linings and flat hoods, the original 4 centre houses having joint hoods.
2 of the doorcases have been built out and windows inserted on the ground floor,
leaving double flat hoods over. Steps to street with iron railings.

Nos 52, 56, 58, 62 and 64 to 70 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7645655414

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

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