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88, Sandgate Road, Folkestone

Description: 88, Sandgate Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 175434

OS Grid Reference: TR2263535799
OS Grid Coordinates: 622635, 135799
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0783, 1.1771

Location: Sandgate Road, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2AA

Locality: Folkestone
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT20 2AA

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
No 88
TR 2235 SE 1/42 11.3.74.
Circa 1880 in Gothic style. 2 storeys and attics built of red brick with limestone
dressings. Slate roof. Modified stepped gable incorporating Royal Coat of Arms
and a 5-light mullioned and transomed casement with hood moulding over. Crenellated
parapet incorporating 2 shields with the initials V R. The lst floor has two
1-light mullioned and transomed windows, two 2-light mullioned and transomed windows
and a central 3-light mullioned and transomed oriel crenellated above. The ground
floor has two 2-light mullioned and transomed casemets with cinquefoil-headed
lights, one 3-light similar window, brick and stone buttresses and 2 projecting
crenellated porches with hood moulding and arched doorcases. Panel of 4 trefoil-headed
blanks above arches.

Nos 74 to 98 (even) form a group, all except No 88 being buildings of local interest.

Listing NGR: TR2263535799

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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