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East Cliff House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3331 / 51°19'59"N

Longitude: 1.4234 / 1°25'24"E

OS Eastings: 638569

OS Northings: 164898

OS Grid: TR385648

Mapcode National: GBR X0M.6QW

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.MRCF

Entry Name: East Cliff House

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172058

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 3864 NE
(north side)
14/422 East Cliff
House. Circa 1825 for William Miller. Stock brick with rendered details
and slate roof. Three storeys and basement. Rusticated base with string
course, raised over projecting pedestals supporting giant Doric pilasters
on 1st and 2nd floors, with moulded cill band to 2nd floor. Full
entablature to parapet with stacks to left and to right. Regular
fenestration of 3 glazing bar sashes in moulded surrounds on 2nd floor
(16, 12 and 16 paned) with 3 elongated glazing bar sashes on 1st floor
in moulded surrounds with frieze and cornice and sunk aprons. Bows to
left and to right on ground floor with tripartite glazing bar sashes,
pilasters and heavy frieze and cornice. Central half-glazed door with
rectangular fanlight in projecting porch with fluted Doric columns and
heavy frieze and cornice. Glazing bar sashes to basement. Single
storey rusticated extension to right with glazing bar sash. The name
East Cliff House inscribed on plaque over central 1st floor window.
William Miller was a shipwright, his yards on the beaches below
connected to East Cliff House by tunnel through the chalk. (See Busson,
Ramsgate, p105).

Listing NGR: TR3856964898

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