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3 and 5, Paradise, Ramsgate

Description: 3 and 5, Paradise

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171912

OS Grid Reference: TR3788965228
OS Grid Coordinates: 637889, 165228
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3363, 1.4139

Location: Paradise, Margate, Kent CT11 9TX

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

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Listing Text

TR 3765 SE
(north-west side)
8/279 Nos. 3 and 5
House pair. Early C18. Painted and rendered brick with plain tiled
roof. Two storeys and attic on plinth with boxed eaves with kneelered
parapet gables, with flush skylight to left and flat roofed dormer to
right and stack to end right. Four multi-paned wooden casements on
1st floor, shallow C20 bow to left and 2 wooden casements to right with
flying cornices on ground floor. Multi-paned door to left in moulded
surround with Neo-Classical motifs enriching frieze to cornice.
Boarded door recessed to right with rectangular fanlight. Paradise
was the favoured retirement abode for old sea-dogs, hence the name.
(See Busson, 69; 1735 plan, Busson 70; Collard and Hurst 1822).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TR3788965228

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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