Description: York Cottage
Date Listed: 11 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 175281
OS Grid Reference: TR2076235210
OS Grid Coordinates: 620762, 135210
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0737, 1.1500
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5281 CASTLE ROAD
TR 2035 SE 7/65
Probably C18 refronted in Mid Cl9. Sir John Moore's mother is reputed to have
stayed. at the cottage while he was in command at Shorncliffe Camp. 2 storeys
painted brick. Tiled roof with 3 hipped dormers and eaves cornice. 4 cambered
sashes to lst floor, 1 round-headed, one 3-light. The ground floor has a contenporary
projection containing 2 cambered sashes, one of which is 3-light, a pedimented
doorcase and a right side carriage entrance. Left side round-headed doorcase.
No 2, Sandgate Castle, The Hermitaqe, York Cottage, Gatepiers to The White Lodge
form a group with Nos 12 to 16 (even) and Gatepiers to 12 to 16(even). (No 2
and Nos 12 to 16 (even) and gatepiers to Nos l2 to l6 (even) being buildings of local
Listing NGR: TR2076235210
Source: English Heritage
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