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Hotel Ambassador southcliff

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0766 / 51°4'35"N

Longitude: 1.1744 / 1°10'27"E

OS Eastings: 622456

OS Northings: 135598

OS Grid: TR224355

Mapcode National: GBR W21.HQ6

Mapcode Global: FRA F6B8.RBJ

Entry Name: Hotel Ambassador southcliff

Listing Date: 27 November 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175385

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 The LEAS
FOLKESTONE
Nos 22 to 24 (consec)
(Hotel Ambassador)
No 25 (Southcliff)
No 26
TR 2235 NW 5/198 27.11.74.
II GV
2.
A Mid C19 terrace. 4 storeys attics and basement stuccoed. Slate roof with
11 pedimented dormers, one of which is 3 light. Moulded dentilled eaves cornice.
Mainly sash windows (11) with verticals only. Southcliff has a 3-light canted
bay through all floors. Stringcourses between floors. 2nd floor windows have
curved pediments above and moulded architraves. 1st floor cast iron balcony
and Southciiff retains its tent-shaped canopy and verandah, 1 left side Tuscan
portico and double Tuscan portico. All the ground floors have rusticated 3-light
canted bays, but the Hotel Ambassador has had its doorcase removed and a modern
glazed porch inserted.

Nos 16 to 19 (consec) form a group with Nos 22 to 26 (consec), (Nos 16 and 17 being
buildings of local interest).


Listing NGR: TR2245635598

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