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Spanish House The Wedge West House West Lawn West Wedge, Sandgate

Description: Spanish House The Wedge West House West Lawn West Wedge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 175421

OS Grid Reference: TR1980135044
OS Grid Coordinates: 619801, 135044
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0726, 1.1362

Location: Sandgate Esplanade, Folkestone, Kent CT20 3EA

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

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Listing Text

West Wedge.
West House.
West Lawn.
Spanish House.
The Wedge
TR 1935 SE 9/227
The core is probably Cl8 but it has been given a Spanish appearance in the C20.
5 sections. The centre section is of 4 storeys stuccoed with bracket cornice.
3 sashes with glazing bars intact. lst floor colonnade of 6 Tuscan columns.
Entrance on lst floor level approached up a flight of stone steps. This is flanked
by portions of 3 storeys stuccoed having 3 sashes with glazing bars and shaped
gable with pantiled roof. These are in turn flanked by wings of 3 storeys with
parapet, 4 sashes with glazing bars intact and projecting iron balconies. Round-headed
windows to ground floor.

West Wedge, West House, West Lawn, Spanish House and The Wedge form a group with
Nos 30 to 34 (consec).

Listing NGR: TR1980135044

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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