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York Cottage, Sandgate

Description: York Cottage

Grade: II
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

Location: Castle Road, Folkestone, Kent CT20 3AT

Locality: Sandgate
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT20 3AT

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Listing Text

(South Side)
York Cottage
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

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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