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81, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Medway

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Latitude: 51.3892 / 51°23'21"N

Longitude: 0.5043 / 0°30'15"E

OS Eastings: 574343

OS Northings: 168554

OS Grid: TQ743685

Mapcode National: GBR PPN.VQ9

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.PBHV

Plus Code: 9F329GQ3+MP

Entry Name: 81, High Street

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173055

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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TQ 7468 NW
7/125 No 81
House with shop. Early C18. Brick; Welsh slate mansard roof
with dormer. There was a shop here in the C18, the house entered
through door to left. 3 storeys; regular 3-window range. Rubbed
brick window arches, flat to all but 1st floor centre which is
ogee-shaped; aprons to 2nd floor windows; 12-pane horned sashes
throughout (including dormer). 2 large S-tie rods. Raised panel
door to house entry. Shopfront of c.1900 with deeply recessed
central doorway. Rear: 16-pane hornless sash windows to
principal floors. Interior: some contemporary fittings survive:
1st floor panelling (the panels concealed or removed, the muntins
and rails intact), cyma moulded cornices, stair dado panelling
ramped with rail; stair itself with 3 turned balusters to each

Listing NGR: TQ7435368558

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