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Life-Boat Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Dover, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1257 / 51°7'32"N

Longitude: 1.3239 / 1°19'26"E

OS Eastings: 632680

OS Northings: 141522

OS Grid: TR326415

Mapcode National: GBR X2Z.CJ8

Mapcode Global: VHLHB.WYRX

Entry Name: Life-Boat Lodge

Listing Date: 28 November 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177857

Location: Dover, Dover, Kent, CT16

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Dover

Built-Up Area: Dover

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


1/173 No 4 (Life-boat Lodge)


House. C1830-40, heightened by 1 storey in later C19 yellow brick, the 2 lower
storeys Flemish bond, the top floor stretcher bond. Slate roof with ridge tiles and
central brick chimney stack. 3 storeys and semi-basement; 2:4:3 windows. 2nd floor
has 2 cambered sashes without glazing bars. 1st floor has 3 cambered late
C19 sashes in earlier openings with rubbed brick voussoirs. 8-pane sash to right.
Cast iron balcony and supports and hood similar to No 3. Ground floor has 3 sashes
in moulded architraves without glazing bars but with ribbed brick voussoirs. Traces
of an earlier round-headed doorcase but slightly later round-headed doorcase to
right, possibly re-using 6 panelled early C19 door. Steps to street with iron
handrail. Rear elevation of flint with yellow brick lacing courses to 2 lower
floors. 2nd floor has 4 cambered sashes with verticals. 1st floor has 4 early
C19 12-pane windows and ground floor has similar and a 4 panelled door with marginal

Listing NGR: TR3268041522

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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