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3 and 4, Albion Villas, Folkestone

Description: 3 and 4, Albion Villas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 175259

OS Grid Reference: TR2286935810
OS Grid Coordinates: 622869, 135810
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0783, 1.1804

Location: Albion Villas, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1RP

Locality: Folkestone
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT20 1RP

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Listing Text

Nos 3 and 4
TR 2235 NE 1/45
A pair of 1843-4. 3 storeys attics and basement stuccoed. Hipped slate roof
with 2 dormers (1 modern) 4 windows in all, 2 of which are 3-light canted bays
tl+rough the 2 lower floors. Modern window to the left hand side of No 3. around
floor is rusticated and the windows have keystones. Long and short quoins.
Modern extensions to each. No 3 has a plaque to Charles Dickens who rented it
during the summer months and wrote part of "Little Dorrit' there.

Nos 1 to 6 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR2286935810

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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