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Nos 1-31 with Railed Areas, Ramsgate

Description: Nos 1-31 with Railed Areas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 171682

OS Grid Reference: TR3863765150
OS Grid Coordinates: 638637, 165150
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3353, 1.4246

Location: Augusta Road, Margate, Kent CT11 8JP

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 8JP

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Listing Text

TR 3865 SE
(west side)
10/53 Nos. 1-31 (odd
numbers) with
13.8.68 railed areas
Terrace row. 1840's. Stock brick, part rendered, with slate roofs. Three
storeys and basement, with rusticated base, cill band and parapet to roof
with stacks ranged left to right. Each house unit with 2 glazing bar
sashes on 2nd floor with gauged heads (some painted) (33 bays in all), and
bow window to left on basement, ground and first floors, with French windows
on first floor with fine star-traceried fanlights, and with continuous
tented verandah, with trellised piers, cast iron valancing and heart and
honeysuckle panel rails, on simple iron brackets. Triple glazing bar sash
with Ionic pilaster surround on ground floor, with raised and fielded
panel below, and door of 6 panels to right (16 in all), with semi-circular
fanlight at head of flight of steps. Single-glazing bar sash and pointed
arched doorways to basements. No. 1 (to end right) is of 3 windows bays,
with central bow, the details otherwise identical. Numbers 7, 9, 11, 13,
15, 17, 21 and 29 have extra windows inserted on 1st floor to right of bows.
Fleur-de-lys rails to basement areas with urn finial principals. Augusta
Road was laid out from mid 1840's onwards on Mount Albion estate, home of
Lady Augusta Murray (erstwhile wife of Prince Frederick Augustus, Duke of
Sussex, 1793-1804) and family.

Listing NGR: TR3863765150

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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