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Latitude: 51.0797 / 51°4'46"N
Longitude: 1.184 / 1°11'2"E
OS Eastings: 623113
OS Northings: 135976
OS Grid: TR231359
Mapcode National: GBR W22.65Q
Mapcode Global: FRA F6C8.H2K
Entry Name: The Battery
Listing Date: 11 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1061232
English Heritage Legacy ID: 175271
Location: Folkestone, Shepway, Kent, CT20
Civil Parish: Folkestone
Built-Up Area: Folkestone
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
5281 THE BAYLE
(South East Side)
TR 2335 NW 2/9A
Dated 1760 on the chimneystack of the west front and built as the Officers Quarters
of tie Folkestone Battery. 2 storeys and attics stuccoed. Old tiled roof with
2 dormers. 5 sashes with glazing bars intact on the lst floor only. Modern
windows and porch on tne ground floor. Left side elevation is of stone with
flint galleting and outside chimneystack. A brass plate on the door records
that John Kinnisburgh (1743-1820) Master Gunner, lived there from 1800 till 1820.
Early C19 brick powder store connected to the house.
Nos 26 to 40 (even) form a group with The Battery, Statue in grounds of The Battery and
The Globe Inn.
Listing NGR: TR2311335976
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