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1 and 2, Albion Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0783 / 51°4'41"N

Longitude: 1.18 / 1°10'48"E

OS Eastings: 622843

OS Northings: 135803

OS Grid: TR228358

Mapcode National: GBR W21.C54

Mapcode Global: FRA F6C8.FKG

Entry Name: 1 and 2, Albion Villas

Listing Date: 11 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175258

Location: Folkestone, Shepway, Kent, CT20

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Folkestone

Built-Up Area: Folkestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5281 ALBION TOWER
FOLKESTONE
Nos 1 and 2
TR 2235 116 1/44
II GV
2.
A pair of 1843-4. 3 storeys and basement stuccoed. Slate roof. 2 pedimented
gables surmounted by ball finials. 5 windows in all. 2 of these are under the
gables, 2 are in a 2 storey portion between the gables and the last is in a 2
storey extension to the right hand side of No 2. Two 3-light bays through all
floors with crenellations above 2nd floor windows. Hood moulding to 1st floor
windows between gables. Band of quatrefoil moulding between ground and lst floors.
Left side elevation of No 1 has a 2 storey bay of 3 lights, recently altered
by the insertion of a 2nd storey. Windows are sashes with verticals only.

Nos 1 to 6 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: TR2284335803

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