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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 53-57, HIGH STREET

List entry Number: 1054691



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Headcorn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 174295

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HEADCORN HIGH STREET TQ 8344 (North side) 10/71 Nos. 53-57 (odd)


House and shops. C18 with later alterations. Ground floor chequered red and grey brick, first floor patched red brick, partly in Flemish bond. Mathematical tiles to first floor of right gable end, with banded plain and fishscale tiles above. Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and garret. Triangular wooden modillions to eaves cornice. Half-hipped roof. Brick stack in rear slope of roof, to left of centre. Irregular fenestration of 3 windows; one 16-pane sash in open box towards left end and 2 recessed sashes with marginal glazing bars towards right. 2 ground-floor shop fronts. Boarded door with segmental head to No. 53 to left end. Boarded double doors to Nos. 55 and 57 slightly to right of stack. Continuous pentice on straight braces with weatherboarding to ends and plain tile roof. Later C19 rear additions. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ8349344232

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National Grid Reference: TQ 83494 44225


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