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Latitude: 51.2377 / 51°14'15"N
Longitude: 0.7183 / 0°43'5"E
OS Eastings: 589849
OS Northings: 152237
OS Grid: TQ898522
Mapcode National: GBR QT6.8DW
Mapcode Global: VHKK5.D5L0
Entry Name: Douglas Almshouses (South Row)
Listing Date: 7 May 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186175
English Heritage Legacy ID: 173885
Location: Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17
Civil Parish: Lenham
Built-Up Area: Lenham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
LENHAM FAVERSHAM ROAD
TQ 8952 (west side)
10/150 Douglas Almshouses
7.5.71. (south Row)
Almshouses. Mid C19. Red brick, largely in header bond, with
plain tile roof. Small area of banded plain and fishscale tile-
hanging on first floor, to right of centre. At right-angles
to road, forming south side of an unenclosed courtyard. 2 storeys.
Projecting eaves with flat soffits. Brick ridge stack to each
end of row. Irregular fenestration of 11 windows; seven 2-light
horizontally-sliding sashes, three single-light casements and
one 2-light casement. Ground-floor windows with segmental heads.
2 half-glazed doors with segmental head to communal staircases, one
at left end and one off-centre to right beneath tile-hanging, with
one blocked door between them and another towards right end.
Mid-to-late C19 block parallel to road at east end.
Interiors not inspected. See also Faversham Road, Douglas Almshouses,
Listing NGR: TQ8984852237
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