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Life-Boat Lodge, Dover

Description: Life-Boat Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 177857

OS Grid Reference: TR3268041522
OS Grid Coordinates: 632680, 141522
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1257, 1.3239

Location: E Cliff, Dover, Kent CT16 1LX

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

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Listing Text


1/173 No 4 (Life-boat Lodge)


House. C1830-40, heightened by 1 storey in later C19 yellow brick, the 2 lower
storeys Flemish bond, the top floor stretcher bond. Slate roof with ridge tiles and
central brick chimney stack. 3 storeys and semi-basement; 2:4:3 windows. 2nd floor
has 2 cambered sashes without glazing bars. 1st floor has 3 cambered late
C19 sashes in earlier openings with rubbed brick voussoirs. 8-pane sash to right.
Cast iron balcony and supports and hood similar to No 3. Ground floor has 3 sashes
in moulded architraves without glazing bars but with ribbed brick voussoirs. Traces
of an earlier round-headed doorcase but slightly later round-headed doorcase to
right, possibly re-using 6 panelled early C19 door. Steps to street with iron
handrail. Rear elevation of flint with yellow brick lacing courses to 2 lower
floors. 2nd floor has 4 cambered sashes with verticals. 1st floor has 4 early
C19 12-pane windows and ground floor has similar and a 4 panelled door with marginal

Listing NGR: TR3268041522

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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