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20, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Medway

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Latitude: 51.3907 / 51°23'26"N

Longitude: 0.5027 / 0°30'9"E

OS Eastings: 574221

OS Northings: 168715

OS Grid: TQ742687

Mapcode National: GBR PPN.MXC

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.N9LQ

Entry Name: 20, High Street

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172977

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
7/46 No 20
Former house, now shop with accommodation above. Early C19.
Brown brick; Kent clay tile roof, hipped towards street. Right-
hand lateral brick stack. 3½ storeys; 3 window range. Prominent
cornice below renewed blocking courses. Principal room to lst
floor marked by 15-pane hornless sash windows recessed under
round-headed arches divided by pilasters with panelled stucco
capitals; delicate lattice-work iron railings to balcony. 2nd
floor and upper half-storey windows under flat brick arches with
12 and 6-pane hornless sashes respectively. Contemporary
rainwater goods between Nos 18 and 20. ground floor with 4
debased Ionic piers surviving from early shop front, the rest
mid-C20 plate glass window set in opaque glazed surround. Some
sash windows to rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7421868711

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

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