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York Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0737 / 51°4'25"N

Longitude: 1.15 / 1°8'59"E

OS Eastings: 620762

OS Northings: 135210

OS Grid: TR207352

Mapcode National: GBR V0P.PJM

Mapcode Global: FRA F698.V5Z

Entry Name: York Cottage

Listing Date: 11 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175281

Location: Sandgate, Shepway, Kent, CT20

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Sandgate

Built-Up Area: Folkestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South Side)
York Cottage
TR 2035 SE 7/65
Probably C18 refronted in Mid Cl9. Sir John Moore's mother is reputed to have
stayed. at the cottage while he was in command at Shorncliffe Camp. 2 storeys
painted brick. Tiled roof with 3 hipped dormers and eaves cornice. 4 cambered
sashes to lst floor, 1 round-headed, one 3-light. The ground floor has a contenporary
projection containing 2 cambered sashes, one of which is 3-light, a pedimented
doorcase and a right side carriage entrance. Left side round-headed doorcase.

No 2, Sandgate Castle, The Hermitaqe, York Cottage, Gatepiers to The White Lodge
form a group with Nos 12 to 16 (even) and Gatepiers to 12 to 16(even). (No 2
and Nos 12 to 16 (even) and gatepiers to Nos l2 to l6 (even) being buildings of local

Listing NGR: TR2076235210

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