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29, Effingham Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3338 / 51°20'1"N

Longitude: 1.417 / 1°25'1"E

OS Eastings: 638116

OS Northings: 164951

OS Grid: TR381649

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.C1T

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.HQZX

Plus Code: 9F338CM8+GQ

Entry Name: 29, Effingham Street

Listing Date: 13 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436106

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added

TR 3864 NW
(east side)
13/500 No 29
House. Late C17. Red brick, partly painted, with possible timber framed
origin. Machine tiled roof. Two storeys, attic and basement with kneelered
parapet gables. Flat roofed and sashed dormer, with stacks to left and to
right. Two segmentally headed glazing bar sashes on 1st floor (both 16 paned,
but slightly different sizes) and blocked narrow window opening to left, and
early C19 canted bay with casements on ground floor, with glazed C20 door to
right in simple mounded surround with cornice on brackets.

Interior: large fireplaces with brick coving (Delft tiles inserted into
fireplace dated c.1703). Ovolo moulded main ceiling beams, with many posts
made from re-used ships' masts and spars, still bearing tarring and
rope-marks. Brick paviours also survive. Clasped purlin roof of Baltic pine,
knotched pegged and with carpentars marks still. Remains of thatching.
Sections of earlier and hardwood timbers/wall plate suggests earlier framed
origin; the site report of a farm/brickworks before early C18 development
(adjacent No. 31 being the main range). Newel stair; cellars with arched
niches, large arched support to main stack.

Listing NGR: TR3811664951

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

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