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The Market Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2744 / 51°16'27"N

Longitude: 0.5217 / 0°31'18"E

OS Eastings: 575987

OS Northings: 155823

OS Grid: TQ759558

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.0Q5

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.074D

Plus Code: 9F327GFC+PM

Entry Name: The Market Buildings

Listing Date: 2 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173416

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

Electoral Ward/Division: High Street

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
The Market Buildings
TQ 7555 NE 1/315
TQ 7655 NW 2/315

Circa 1835. These buildings included a Corn Exchange. Mid C19. 2 storeys
stuccoed. Parapet and coping with raised panels at intervals. The right side
portion has 7 sashes set in moulded architraves with glazing bars intact.
The ground floor has a colonnade of 7 round-headed arches flanked by engaged
Tuscan columns with keystones above each arch. The centre portion has 4 round-headed
arches with blanks above. The left hand side has 6 cambered sashes and 2 blanks
with 7 round-headed arches.

Listing NGR: TQ7598355831

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

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