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Latitude: 51.3964 / 51°23'47"N
Longitude: 0.4954 / 0°29'43"E
OS Eastings: 573696
OS Northings: 169331
OS Grid: TQ736693
Mapcode National: GBR PPN.D26
Mapcode Global: VHJLT.J5SB
Entry Name: 6, 8 and 10, North Street
Listing Date: 23 August 1974
Last Amended: 25 February 2011
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086420
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173218
Location: Medway, ME2
Electoral Ward/Division: Strood North
Built-Up Area: Rochester
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Strood St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
1357/6/283 NORTH STREET
6, 8 AND 10
(Formerly listed as:
8 AND 10)
4 shops, originally (probably) a single house. Mid-C17, considerably altered. Timber framed; brick cladding, painted to No. 8, pebbledash rendered to No. 10. C20 concrete tile roof to No. 8, Kent tiles to No. 10. Originally a hall range (No 8) with cross wing to left (ie N, No. 10). Rear stack to former, lateral stack at junction of hall range and wing. 2 storeys and attic. Front: No. 8 a 3-window range. 2 hipped dormers with 2-light casements; modillion eaves cornice. 3 replacement 2-light casements to 1st floor windows. Late C20 shop fronts. No. 10(the cross-wing): 2 1st floor and one gable wall plate-glass sash windows. Remains of C.1900 shop fronts (half-glazed outer doors, fascia with console brackets). Rear: 2 gabled wings (presumably later than original build) to No. 8. Interior: not inspected, many original features are understood to survive behind late C20 internal cladding.
REASONS FOR DESIGNATION:
Nos. 6, 8 and 10 North Street, Strood, are designated at Grade II for the following principal reason:
* Historic interest: despite later alterations, the buildings retain a significant proportion of their mid-C17 fabric and character
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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