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11 to 18 Including Front Garden Area Walls and Gatepiers, Dover

Description: 11 to 18 Including Front Garden Area Walls and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 177845

OS Grid Reference: TR3159041661
OS Grid Coordinates: 631590, 141661
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1274, 1.3084

Location: Effingham Crescent, Dover, Kent CT17 9RH

Locality: Dover
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT17 9RH

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Listing Text


2/166 Nos 11 to 18 (Consecutive)
including front garden
area walls and gatepiers


Terrace of 8 houses. Circa mid C19. Stuccoed exposed flint with brick dressings
at rear. Welsh slate roof with gabled ends. Rendered axial stacks over alternate
party walls. Plan: Crescent of 4 pairs of houses, with a convex front, each pair
alternately advanced and recessed slightly. Double depth plans with front doorways
in pairs to right or left of front room. There is a fifth pair to the left
converted into a hotel and not included in the listing. Exterior: 3 storeys,
attics and basement. The crescent has a curved convex front of 4:4:4:4 windows,
each of the 4 window bays alternately advanced or recessed slightly. Moulded stucco
eaves cornice and string course at first floor level. The first floor windows are
in moulded architraves with continuous cill. All original 12-pane sashes except
for No 11 which have been replaced by casements in C20. All the other houses also
have their original 16-pane basement sashes. Paved doorways with stuccoed pilasters
and entablatures with cornices all with C19 panelled doors some partly glazed, and
with rectangular overlights. Small flat-roof dormers, their sashes mostly replaced.
Including stuccoed brick front garden area walls and gatepiers with moulded caps
in front of doorways which have flights of steps up to them with solid stuccoed
balustrades. Some of the sash windows at the rear have been replaced. Interior
not inspected but expected to retain some original features such as joinery
(including staircases), chimneypieces and plasterwork.

Listing NGR: TR3159041661

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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