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Kent House

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3726 / 51°22'21"N

Longitude: 1.132 / 1°7'55"E

OS Eastings: 618084

OS Northings: 168387

OS Grid: TR180683

Mapcode National: GBR TWZ.YVD

Mapcode Global: VHLG2.KRSL

Entry Name: Kent House

Listing Date: 14 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170683

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT6

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Heron

Built-Up Area: Herne Bay

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


1.
5273 CENTRAL PARADE
Herne Bay
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No 23 (Kent House)
Nos 24 to 26 (consec)
TR 1868 SW 3/5

II GV

2.
Built in 1810 but appearing rather later in date. Originally called Marine Terrace.
3 storeys attics and semi-basement stuccoed. Tiled roofs half-hipped at the ends.
2 windows and 1 dormer each. Window in moulded architrave surrounds with cornices
over,supported on consoles. Glazing bars missing from the upper floors of No
24. Iron balconies on the 1st floor of Nos 23 and 24 and on the ground floor also
of No 23. Round-headed doorways with semi-circular fanlights and moulded cornices
or the same shape over. These doorways stead at the head of 10 steps with an iron
handrail on one side and a shaped cement-coated brick wall on the other terminated
on the inner sides by a pier mounted by a ball cap. No 26 has 2 cement wals
to its steps.

Nos 23 to 36 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: TR1808468387

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