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Claremont, Ramsgate

Description: Claremont

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 172036

OS Grid Reference: TR3783264708
OS Grid Coordinates: 637832, 164708
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3317, 1.4128

Location: Vale Square, Margate, Kent CT11 9DA

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

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Listing Text

TR 3764 NE
(south side)
12/400 No. 48
7. 11.83
House. Circa 1850. Rendered, left return rear wing with exposed stock
brick. Slate roofs. Still in Gothick style. Three storeys and
basement on plinth with string course, and double offset angle buttresses.
Two parapet gables with cornice returned to rear cross wing also with
parapet gables. Stacks projecting to end left and to end right.
Pointed arched sashes in gables, with Y-traceried upper leaves and
drip moulds. Two 2 storey canted bays below, the 1st floor with sashes,
label heads and cornices, with blind trefoil frieze below and lancet
sashes on ground floor, separated by small offset buttresses. Lancette
niches to centre on ground and first floors with ogee shaped ball
flower enriched heads, and scrolled name cartouche on second floor
bearing inscription: Claremont. Entry by single storey porch on left
return, with pierced trefoil parapet and offset corner buttresses, and
boarded chamfered arched entry with 5 steps. Lancet wooden casement
in wall over. Projecting to right from main elevation a wall about
10 yards long and about 8 feet high, with blind trefoiled frieze-
parapet, and 2 blank lancet recesses; originally the wall supported
a conservatory. Rear wing of house with plain glazing bar sashes.
Part of J.C. Eddel's development of Vale Square, see item 12/389.

Listing NGR: TR3783264708

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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