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Description: The Lazarus Hart Havens of Rest
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 172020
OS Grid Reference: TR3871065531
OS Grid Coordinates: 638710, 165531
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3387, 1.4259
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RAMSGATE THANET ROAD
TR 3865 NE
5/384 The Lazarus Hart
Havens of Rest
(Nos. 1 to 10)
Alms houses. 1917 to 1922. Red brick, timber frame and plain tiled
roof. Two pedimented Dutch gabled brick with diaper blocks to centre,
with timber framed 2 storey sections between and flanking, and with
single storey brick hipped end wings. Tall lozenge set moulded stacks
to left and to right. Leaded lights to both floors, 5 bays in all,
under eaves on ground floor. Boarded doors in recessed porches left to
right, with turned baluster stairs to upper storeys. Name of houses on
stone plaques on pedimented blocks. Founded by legacy of Lazarus Hart,
Ramsgate's first Jewish mayor; £10,000 for homes to be shared by Jews
and Gentiles. (Busson, Ramsgate 81).
Listing NGR: TR3871065531
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Source: English Heritage
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