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Latitude: 51.2786 / 51°16'42"N
Longitude: 0.5223 / 0°31'20"E
OS Eastings: 576017
OS Northings: 156294
OS Grid: TQ760562
Mapcode National: GBR PR1.T19
Mapcode Global: VHJMF.04H5
Entry Name: The Old Sessions House
Listing Date: 26 July 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086392
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173247
Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14
Electoral Ward/Division: North
Built-Up Area: Maidstone
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
The Old Sessions House
TQ 7656 SW 5/121 26.7.73.
Architect Sir Robert Smirke 1824. 2 storeys ashlar, recently refaced. It
consists of a centre and 2 slightly projecting wings. Parapet and modillion
cornice with a blocking course above the centre. The lst floor has 3 round-headed
windows in the centre portion and 1 square leaded window in each wing wih glazing
bars intact. The ground floor has a wide round-headed doorway with semi-circular
fanlight and double doors of 8 panels each and narrow round-headed window in
each wing. 6 stone steps to street level. Plinth. The interior contains
a stone staircase with I wooden Doric column to each step.
Listing NGR: TQ7601756294
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