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Block Number 14 Gymnasium and Swimming Pool, Guston

Description: Block Number 14 Gymnasium and Swimming Pool

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 178453

OS Grid Reference: TR3273443657
OS Grid Coordinates: 632734, 143657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1448, 1.3260

Location: Guston, Kent CT15 5DU

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

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Listing Text


5/14 Block no. 14

17.6.83 (Gymnasium and
swimming pool)


Gymnasium and swimming pool. 1909 by Sir Henry Tanner. Pebbledashed with
red brick dressings and with plain tiled roof. Main block an imitation Roman
basilica with buttressed sides, modillion eaves cornice to half-hipped roof
with range of corner lights along whole length. Gauged Diocletian windows
in gable above entrance narthex/porch, with circular windows either side of
half-glazed doors with semi-circular fanlights and segmented pediments. Side
elevations with rows of Diocletian windows. Connecting block with glazing bar
sashes either side of half glazed doors with flat cornice hood. Interior
being restored at time of survey.

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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