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53, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Medway

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Latitude: 51.3899 / 51°23'23"N

Longitude: 0.5037 / 0°30'13"E

OS Eastings: 574298

OS Northings: 168630

OS Grid: TQ742686

Mapcode National: GBR PPN.VJX

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.PB59

Entry Name: 53, High Street

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173046

Location: Medway, ME1

County: Medway

Electoral Ward/Division: Rochester West

Built-Up Area: Rochester

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Rochester St Peter Parish Centre

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 NW
7/116 No 53
House with shop. Late C18. Red brick with Welsh slate roof.
Right-hand end stack. 3 storeys. Regular 3-window range.
Parapet with stone coping and cornice band. Upper floors with
12-pane hornless sash windows; rubbed brick flat window arches
and stone sills. Ground floor; impost band connects round-headed
arches over doorways to either side of late C20 shop window with
glazing bars. Stuccoed, with plinth. Bust of Dickens over left-
hand door. C20 doors with rectangular overlight. Fluted lead
rainwater head between Nos 51 and 53. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7430168628

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

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