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Carter House, Deal

Description: Carter House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 February 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 177260

OS Grid Reference: TR3777952522
OS Grid Coordinates: 637779, 152522
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2223, 1.4039

Location: 11 South Street, Dover, Kent CT14 7AW

Locality: Deal
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT14 7AW

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 9
(Carter House)
TR 3752 NE 1/36 1.6.49.
An L-shaped C18 house. 2 to 3 storeys and attic, now refronted in cement. Tiled
roof with curved gable and 2 dormers. Moulded eaves cornice. 5 sashes on the
south street elevation and 2 on the Middle Street elevation, with glazing bars
intact. Mrs Elizabeth Carter (l717-l8O6) the scholar and authoress and friend
of Dr Johnson lived here from 1762 until her death.
No 9 forms a group with Nos 2 to 16 (even) and Cheyne Cottage, Middle Street.

Listing NGR: TR3777952522

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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