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Way House and Wayborough House, and Garden Wall Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Latitude: 51.339 / 51°20'20"N

Longitude: 1.3299 / 1°19'47"E

OS Eastings: 632024

OS Northings: 165258

OS Grid: TR320652

Mapcode National: GBR X09.T7N

Mapcode Global: VHLGD.0LFV

Plus Code: 9F3388QH+JX

Entry Name: Way House and Wayborough House, and Garden Wall Attached

Listing Date: 4 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420384

Location: Minster, Thanet, Kent, CT12

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Minster

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 36 NW
(East Side)
Way House and
Wayborough House,
and garden wall
House, now 2 houses. C17 or earlier, reclad and extended to late C18.
Timber framed rear range clad with red brick of various dates, some
in English bond, with plain tiled roof. Front range of yellow stocks
with slated roof (the rear slopes with plain tiles). C18 front. 2
storeys, attic and basement with plinth, plat band, pilaster strips,
projecting centre and cornice strip. Hipped roof with 1 flat roofed
dormer and stacks to rear. Regular fenestration of 3 glazing bar
sashes on first floor with gauged heads, and 2 segmental tripartite
glazing bar sashes on ground floor. Central door of 6 raised and
fielded panels with central beaded moulding, in panelled surround.
Keyed arch over and evidence of at least 2 porches now removed.
Basement openings to left and right. Margin light French door in left
return. Rear wing: ranging 1 storey and attic to 2 storeys. Half-hipped
roof. Irregular fenestration of wooden casements and glazing bar sashes.
Interior: rear wing with some exposed frames. The two buildings,
originally 1 dwelling, overlap in internal disposition. Late C18 wing
with acanthus and palmette friezes in principal rooms, original
fittings (doors and window shutters). Marble fire surrounds and
contemporary dogleg with winder stair case, unturned balusters, open
string with carved brackets, and stair hall cornice of modillions,
rosettes and guttae. Garden wall attached to north of house, about 8
feet high, approximately 20 yards in length, with small, panelled
outhouse attached.

Listing NGR: TR3202465258

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

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