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East Entrance Lodges Gates and Flanking Walls, Guston

Description: East Entrance Lodges Gates and Flanking Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 178442

OS Grid Reference: TR3291243325
OS Grid Coordinates: 632912, 143325
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1418, 1.3284

Location: A258, Guston, Kent CT15 5DZ

Locality: Guston
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 5DZ

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Listing Text


5/3 East Entrance Lodges
Gates and flanking
17.6.1983 walls


Gate lodges and walls. 1909 by Sir Henry Tanner. Pebble dashed with red
brick dressings. Arts and Crafts Georgian style. Identical lodges of 1 storey
and attic on plinth with rusticated quoins, wooden modillion eaves cornice and
hipped roof with central panelled stack. Road elevations with brick projection
rising through eaves with leaded segmental pediment with tripartite glazing bar
sash on each floor with round windows either side. Flat roofed dormer and
half-glazed door with flat hood and sidelights on inner face. Wrought iron
gates with pedestrian gates between lodges hung from brick piers with iron
lamp standards. Brick quadrant walls extend left and right to piers with
ball finials, with walls sweeping in panels between piers, with iron rails,
terminated after about 50 metres by double piers with ball finials. Panels
set in quadrant walls with inscription: Duke of York's Royal Military School.

Listing NGR: TR3248343658

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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