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Constitution Crescent

A Grade II Listed Building in Gravesend, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4345 / 51°26'4"N

Longitude: 0.3724 / 0°22'20"E

OS Eastings: 565000

OS Northings: 173278

OS Grid: TQ650732

Mapcode National: GBR NMR.4YN

Mapcode Global: VHJLK.D6QN

Entry Name: Constitution Crescent

Listing Date: 3 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356426

Location: Gravesham, Kent, DA12

County: Kent

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Gravesend

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Milton-next-Gravesend Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

1.
5277 SOUTH HILL ROAD
(South Side)

Constitution Crescent
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
TQ 6473 SE 5/32
TQ 6473 SW 6/32

II GV


2.
Crescent of 4 houses of about 1830, 3 storeys attic and basement above ground
level. Faced with Roman cement, the ground floor stuccoed. Mansarded slate roofs
with 3 dormers to each house. Parapet and moulded stone eaves cornice. Stringcourse
above ground floor. 3 sashes to each house. The windows above ground floor are
set in moulded surrounds with architraves over those on the lst floor and friezes
with paterae. Iron balconettes to Nos 1 and 4. Ground floor windows are round-headed
and recessed. In front of the ground floor is a projecting terrace with stuccoed
balustrade and 4 centred arches below it at basement level flanked by rusticated
pilasters, one in each house containing a doorway. No 4 lacks this terrace but
has 2 flights of steps, one curved, leading up to the entrances of Nos 1-3 on the
ground floor, Nos 1 and 4 have an additional ground floor portion of 2 window
bays at the outer end of the houses (to which additions have been made at a later
date in the case of No 4). Round-headed doorways with semi-circular fanlights.

Nos 1 to 4 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ6498973282

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

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