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3 and 4, Albion Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0783 / 51°4'41"N

Longitude: 1.1804 / 1°10'49"E

OS Eastings: 622869

OS Northings: 135810

OS Grid: TR228358

Mapcode National: GBR W21.C7B

Mapcode Global: FRA F6C8.FPT

Entry Name: 3 and 4, Albion Villas

Listing Date: 11 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175259

Location: Folkestone, Shepway, Kent, CT20

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Folkestone

Built-Up Area: Folkestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5281 ALBION VILLAS
FOLKESTONE
Nos 3 and 4
TR 2235 NE 1/45
II GV
2.
A pair of 1843-4. 3 storeys attics and basement stuccoed. Hipped slate roof
with 2 dormers (1 modern) 4 windows in all, 2 of which are 3-light canted bays
tl+rough the 2 lower floors. Modern window to the left hand side of No 3. around
floor is rusticated and the windows have keystones. Long and short quoins.
Modern extensions to each. No 3 has a plaque to Charles Dickens who rented it
during the summer months and wrote part of "Little Dorrit' there.

Nos 1 to 6 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: TR2286935810

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

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