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THE BATTERY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE BATTERY

List entry Number: 1061232

Location

THE BATTERY, THE BAYLE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Shepway

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Folkestone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 175271

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5281 THE BAYLE (South East Side) FOLKESTONE The Battery TR 2335 NW 2/9A II GV 2. Dated 1760 on the chimneystack of the west front and built as the Officers Quarters of tie Folkestone Battery. 2 storeys and attics stuccoed. Old tiled roof with 2 dormers. 5 sashes with glazing bars intact on the lst floor only. Modern windows and porch on tne ground floor. Left side elevation is of stone with flint galleting and outside chimneystack. A brass plate on the door records that John Kinnisburgh (1743-1820) Master Gunner, lived there from 1800 till 1820. Early C19 brick powder store connected to the house.

Nos 26 to 40 (even) form a group with The Battery, Statue in grounds of The Battery and The Globe Inn.

Listing NGR: TR2311335976

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National Grid Reference: TR 23113 35976

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