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1-30, Waterloo Crescent, Dover

Description: 1-30, Waterloo Crescent

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 177820

OS Grid Reference: TR3207341174
OS Grid Coordinates: 632073, 141174
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1228, 1.3150

Location: 5 Waterloo Crescent, Dover, Kent CT16 1LA

Locality: Dover
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT16 1LA

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Listing Text

1050 Nos 1 to 30 (consec)

TR 3241 1/2 30.6.49.
TR 3141 2/2
TR 34 SW 7/2


Built in 1834-8 by Philip Hardwick. 3 sections, the centre one containing
19 houses, the outside ones 5 houses each. 5 storeys and basement with area.
3 windows to each house. Stuccoed with rusticated ground floor. Round-headed
windows on the ground floor and round-headed doorways. Continuous iron balconies
on the 1st floor supported on thin iron columns from the ground floor and
with continuous hood over. (This balcony has been replaced by a glazed veranda
with balcony over it on No 16). The end houses of each section have curved
fronts. These end houses and the 9 centre houses of the main section have
Corinthian pilasters from the 1st to 2nd floor supporting tile entablature
(which is continued along the houses without pilasters) and above this a
stucco-fronted 3rd floor with round-headed windows, plain pilasters between
them, cornice and parapet above with mansarded roof containing the attic
storey. The other houses have no stucco above the entablature, but 2 storeys
arranged in a double mansard, the upper one set back and both fronted with
slates, Most glazing bars missing. Entrances at the rear.

Nos 1 to 30 (consec) Waterloo Crescent form a group.

Listing NGR: TR3207341174

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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