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25, 25a and 25b, Gabriel's Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2732 / 51°16'23"N

Longitude: 0.524 / 0°31'26"E

OS Eastings: 576152

OS Northings: 155695

OS Grid: TQ761556

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.19F

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.18CB

Entry Name: 25, 25a and 25b, Gabriel's Hill

Listing Date: 26 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422253

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME15

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

MAIDSTONE GABRIEL'S HILL
TQ 7655 NW
2/30 Nos 25, 25A, 25B.
GV II

2 shops and an office. Late C16 timber-framed building refronted in early to mid
C19 and refenestrated and altered internally in C20. Clad in stucco with incised
lines to imitate masonry. Old tiled roof with parapet and wooden cornice. 3
storeys 2 windows. C20 casements to 2nd floor and mullioned and transomed case-
ments to 1st floor. Ground floor has C20 shop fronts. Rear elevation has
original gable to right obscured by a later, probably C19, addition with gable.
Interior has late C16 roof, one side mainly retaining original rafters the other
side mainly renewed in soft wood. 2 chamfered tie beams with lambs tongue steps.
Otherwise the interior has been modernized with false ceilings and some broad
beams which may contain earlier boxed in beams. the top of the wall plate is vis-
ible in the roof and the rest of the wall frame is probably embedded in the wall.


Listing NGR: TQ7615355698

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

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