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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WESTGATE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1241911

Location

WESTGATE HOUSE, 87, ST DUNSTAN'S STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
KentCanterburyDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Dec-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 441174

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 944 ST DUNSTAN'S STREET (South West Side)

No 87 (Westgate House) TR 1458 SE 2/121 3.12.49.

II* GV

2. Dated 1750 on rainwater heads. 3 storeys red brick, Hipped tiled roof with wide wooden bracket cornice. 5 sashes with glazing bars intact. 2 stringcourses. Plinth. Ground floor sashes have shutters Central wooden doorcase with pediment and 2 plain Ionic half columns. Panelled reveals and 6 panelled door. 2 stone steps and footssrapers. Wrought iron spear rails to area with acorn finials on ends. The fine lead rainwater heads also have an acorn motif. 1 sash on side elevation. The rear elevation has 1 Venetian window. The left side has a later C19 extension of 2 storeys and gable with lunette. 3 sashes and brick gate piers with ball finials. The interior has fine marble fireplaces and panelling with ovolo moulding on the edges. Overmantel in a front room with a painting in a Rococo border. Staircase with carved tread-ends.

Nos 87 to 95 (consec), Garden Wall & gate piers to No 87 form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1452858111

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National Grid Reference: TR 14525 58123

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