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174, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Gillingham, Medway

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Latitude: 51.3621 / 51°21'43"N

Longitude: 0.6139 / 0°36'49"E

OS Eastings: 582070

OS Northings: 165799

OS Grid: TQ820657

Mapcode National: GBR QRJ.D1Z

Mapcode Global: VHJM2.L1D5

Plus Code: 9F329J67+RG

Entry Name: 174, High Street

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462571

Location: Rainham Central, Medway, ME8

County: Medway

Electoral Ward/Division: Rainham Central

Built-Up Area: Gillingham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Rainham St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text


686-1/8/106 (South side)
24/02/50 No.174


House, now retirement home. Early C18, altered mid-late C19,
and late C20. Brick stuccoed gables, brick left-hand gable
stack and slate roof.
STYLE: Early Georgian.
PLAN: Double-depth.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. Double-fronted
with a plinth, plat band and barge boards, a timber doorcase
has fluted pilasters and triglyphs to an open pediment,
segmental-arched doorway with panelled sides and a 10-panel
door, the top pair glazed; rubbed brick segmental arches to
6/6-pane sashes in flush frames. 3 large late C19 gabled
dormers have glazed sides, 6/6-pane sashes and barge boards
and finials. Rear has a central doorway; partly included
within mid C20 building.
INTERIOR: altered and partly rebuilt late C20.

Listing NGR: TQ8208365791

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

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