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Weald House at Maidstone Prison

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2787 / 51°16'43"N

Longitude: 0.5235 / 0°31'24"E

OS Eastings: 576097

OS Northings: 156312

OS Grid: TQ760563

Mapcode National: GBR PR1.M6J

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.1431

Entry Name: Weald House at Maidstone Prison

Listing Date: 26 July 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173250

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: North

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
Weald House at Maidstone Prison
TQ 7656 SW 5/179B 26.7.73.

Built 1809-l8ll by Daniel Alexander. This is one of the original cell blocks
but has had a recent addition in pre-cast concrete to its north-east elevation.
The south-west elevation is of 3 storeys Kentish ragstone. Wide eaves cornice.
21 segmental barred windows on the upper floors. Stringcourse between ground
and 1st floors. The ground floor windows are set in blocked round-headed arcading.
Slate roof with octagonal stone chimney pots. Pedimented side elevations.

All the listed buildings at Maidstone prison form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7609756312

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

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