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Kingsgate Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadstairs and St. Peters, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3832 / 51°22'59"N

Longitude: 1.4433 / 1°26'36"E

OS Eastings: 639693

OS Northings: 170536

OS Grid: TR396705

Mapcode National: GBR X01.CQ2

Mapcode Global: VHMCP.YHXG

Plus Code: 9F339CMV+78

Entry Name: Kingsgate Castle

Listing Date: 20 September 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417608

Location: Broadstairs and St. Peters, Thanet, Kent, CT10

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Broadstairs and St. Peters

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Description


KINGSGATE BAY ROAD
1.
5283
BROADSTAIRS
Kingsgate Castle
TR 37 SE 6/118
II

2.
circa 1760 Lord Holland built a copy of a Welsh Edwardian castle to house his stables.
This soon fell into ruin and the large round tower is all that remains of the original
building. In the late C19 it was rebuilt by Lord Avebury. Quadrangular in shape.
2 to 3 storeys flint faced with stone long and short quoins and window dressings.
Crenellated parapet. Windows are 3 light mullions.


Listing NGR: TR3969070537

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