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124, High Street, Ramsgate

Description: 124, High Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171816

OS Grid Reference: TR3799165205
OS Grid Coordinates: 637991, 165205
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3361, 1.4154

Location: 133 High Street, Ramsgate CT11 9UA

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

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Listing Text

TR 3765 SE
(south-west side)
8/187 No. 124
House, now offices. Early Cl8. Brown brick with red brick details,
with concrete/tiled roof. Two storeys, attic and basement on plinth
with moulded modillion eaves cornice to roof with Dutch shaped gables,
3 flat roofed dormers and stacks to left and to right. Regular
fenestration of 5 glazing bar sashes on first floor with fielded aprons
below, and 4 glazing bar sashes on ground floor with gauged heads.
Basement openings to centre left and to centre right. Central door
of 6 raised and fielded panels with moulded step and footscraper in
doorcase with fluted pilasters and projecting moulded architrave.
Fluted frieze with brackets to moulded and projecting cornice. Recessed
wing to left with door of 6 raised and fielded panels. Interior: marble
Neo-classical fireplaces, contemporary staircase and panelling
reported. In 1802 the home of Nathaniel Austen, shipping agent and
ropemaker (Cannon Road nearby was in 1735 and still in 1822 a ropewalk)
and banker. (Busson, 69;70; Collard and Hurst 1822).

Listing NGR: TR3798865193

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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