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No 126 and Railed Forecourt, Ramsgate

Description: No 126 and Railed Forecourt

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 September 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 171815

OS Grid Reference: TR3796965204
OS Grid Coordinates: 637969, 165204
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3361, 1.4150

Location: Cannon Road, Margate, Kent CT11 9RJ

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

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Listing Text

TR 3765 SE
(south-west side)
8/186 No. 126 and
railed forecourt
House, now offices. C18, altered mid C19. Red brick, part rendered,
and slate roof. Three storeys on plinth with horizontally rusticated
ground floor, moulded cill band to second floor and quoins to cornice
parapet with stacks to left and to right. Regular fenestration of
alternating glazing bar sashes and blank spaces on 2nd floor (5 bays
in all), 5 glazing bar sashes on 1st floor all in moulded surrounds and
4 sashes in rendered surrounds on ground floor. Central door of 6
panels with rectangular fanlight with integral lamp and with cornice
on consoles. Forecourt with iron rails set in rendered wall with
central wrought iron gate with simple uprights and dog rail. Large
brick wings to rear, 2 storeys, with 2 French windows on each floor
to rear with traceried rectangular fanlights and louvred shutters,
and geometric patterned cast iron balcony, otherwise with sashes and
glazing bar sashes. Marked on Collard and Hurst's 1822 plan, and
(probably) the 1735 plan of Ramsgate (see Busson, 70). Here in 1802
lived Robert Strong Cramp, who built the nearby Cannon Road brewery
(items 8/74 & 8/75).

Listing NGR: TR3796965204

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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