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No 14 and Railed Area, Ramsgate

Description: No 14 and Railed Area

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 171904

OS Grid Reference: TR3806364532
OS Grid Coordinates: 638063, 164532
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3300, 1.4159

Location: Nelson Crescent, Margate, Kent CT11 9JF

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

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Listing Text

TR 3864 NW
13/271 No. 14 and
railed Area
Terrace house, now guest house. 1798-1801, altered mid C20. Rendered
and painted brick with slate roof. Four storeys with basement
horizontally rusticated ground floor and parapet to roof with stack
to rear centre. Two C20 louvred windows to 2nd and 3rd floors, with
2 full height sashes on first floor with verandah with corrugated
plastic roof, but with good ornate iron work with panelled piers,
valancing, scrolls and scrolled and bifurcated balustrade on iron
brackets. Plate glass window on ground floor with glazed door to right
with semi-circular fanlight in keyed and vermiculated surround at head
of flight of 4 steps. Louvred light and half-glazed outer door to
basement. Spear head rails, painted bright yellow. Wilkie Collins
wrote his best selling novel "The Woman in White" here in 1881.

Listing NGR: TR3806364532

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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