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St George's Hall Star Snooker Centre, Ramsgate

Description: St George's Hall Star Snooker Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171745

OS Grid Reference: TR3809665002
OS Grid Coordinates: 638096, 165002
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3342, 1.4167

Location: 2 George Street, Margate, Kent CT11 9AS

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 9AS

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Listing Text

TR 3865 SW
(south side)
9/115 St. George's
Hall, (Star
Snooker Centre)
Assembly rooms, now clubhouse. 1840's. Stock brick, with red brick
parapet, and with rendered details and slate roof. Single storey on
rusticated basement with moulded cill band and rusticated quoins to
cornice parapet, with C20 brick courses over with roof hipped to left,
and gabled to right with stack. Six large casements with glazing bars
in moulded surrounds with cornices, and 5 blank keyed window spaces in
basement. Double panelled doors with cornice over to right in
recessed wing with glazing bar sash in moulded surround over. Two
glazing bar casements with boarded door to left return. Second
recessed 2 storey wing to right, without the rendered details, with glazing
bar sash on each floor. The building was originally the Assembly Rooms
(Royal Assembly Rooms late C19), headquarters by late C19 of Volunteer
Battalion; Shanly's Electric Theatre, opened December 1911, later the
Star Cinema, and subsequently a furniture warehouse and now snooker
club. Probably built by Woodland and Grundy, 2 local builders who
developed Caven dish Street (q.v.) and George Street after 1839. (See
Busson 66; Kelly's Directories 1884, 1898, 1911).

Listing NGR: TR3809665002

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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