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Battlemented Courtyard with Towers and Internal Wall, Ramsgate

Description: Battlemented Courtyard with Towers and Internal Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 171865

OS Grid Reference: TR3925766041
OS Grid Coordinates: 639257, 166041
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3431, 1.4341

Location: 54 Montefiore Avenue, Margate, Kent CT11 8BD

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

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Listing Text

TR 36 NE
15.2.73 Battlemented
with towers
and internal
Courtyard. 1794 by Boncey of Margate for Benjamen Bond Hopkins. Flint
with stock brick and stucco details. Large courtyard, with flint wall
about 6 feet high, set with arched rendered recesses. Brick gate
piers halfway along west wall. North wall crenellated, with brick
and flint entrance porch. At each corner, and within the double
courtyard are 2 storey crenellated brick towers, with blank arched
recesses on each floor in outer faces, and sashes and altered doors on
inner faces. One tower built adjacent to item 1/233 Flint
cross walls and crenellated outbuildings within the courtyard and attached
to walls. Formerly the stable courtyard to East Cliff Lodge (see
item 1/231 for history). Part of the perimeter wall is also
described under that item.

Listing NGR: TR3708065180

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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