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3 and 5, Paradise

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3363 / 51°20'10"N

Longitude: 1.4139 / 1°24'50"E

OS Eastings: 637889

OS Northings: 165228

OS Grid: TR378652

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.49N

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.GNBX

Entry Name: 3 and 5, Paradise

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370064

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171912

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE PARADISE
TR 3765 SE
(north-west side)
8/279 Nos. 3 and 5
GV II
House pair. Early C18. Painted and rendered brick with plain tiled
roof. Two storeys and attic on plinth with boxed eaves with kneelered
parapet gables, with flush skylight to left and flat roofed dormer to
right and stack to end right. Four multi-paned wooden casements on
1st floor, shallow C20 bow to left and 2 wooden casements to right with
flying cornices on ground floor. Multi-paned door to left in moulded
surround with Neo-Classical motifs enriching frieze to cornice.
Boarded door recessed to right with rectangular fanlight. Paradise
was the favoured retirement abode for old sea-dogs, hence the name.
(See Busson, 69; 1735 plan, Busson 70; Collard and Hurst 1822).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TR3788965228

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