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Berkeley, Granville Road, sale information. 2004
A press cutting from the Kentish Property Times, dated 27 May 2004, promoting the sale of Berkeley in Granville Road at the price of £675,000 and referring potential purchasers to the agents, Marshall and Clarke ...
Building dates and ownership of houses in Granville Road June 2004
Typed lists of property build dates and ownership of many houses in Granville Road by Ruth Nicol.
Children's Sunday School Tea 1984; Blood Donor vehicle 1984; Resurfacing Granville Road 1984
Sunday School Tea 10th June 1984 (6985) Blood Donor Vehicle in the Village Hall car park 15th August 1984 (6986) Resurfacing Granville Road 24th May 1984 (6987; 6988)
Devonia, Granville Road. Sale by Auction 1927
Black and white photographs and a press cutting of auction particulars for Devonia in Granville Road. The press cutting bears a handwritten date of 9 April 1927 and gives the source as 'The Folkestone Herald'.
Dover Patrol Memorial, Coastguard Station and The Leas. Post WW2
A black and white aerial photograph of the Dover Patrol Memorial and the nearby Coastguard Station with Granville Road to the left. Undated but what appears to be a radar array atop the Coastguard Station suggests ...
Eastward Ho/Bantam Cottage, Granville Road, list of owners. 1887-2003
A handwritten list of owners of the plot and building known variously as Eastward Ho and Bantam Cottage from 1887 to 2003. A handwritten note to the Society Archivist regarding the same.
Edwin Sachs, biographical extract of time spent at South Foreland House, Hotel Road
Photocopies of extracts from the biography of Edwin O Sachs written by his son, the Rt Hon Sir Eric Sachs and published in 1998, relating to the time both spent at South Foreland House.
Eversley/The Homestead, Granville Road list of residents. 1894-1935
A handwritten summary of the residents of Eversley, previously The Homestead, from 1894 to 1935.
Fontaine Bleue, Granville Road, during building. 2005
A colour photograph of Fontaine Bleue viewed from Granville Road during building. Both the front and the reverse bear the hand written date of September 2005. Another note states that it was built on the ...
Granville Road house numbering scheme. 2000
A letter from Dover District Council regarding a proposal to issue house numbers to residencies in Granville Road and seeking householders views.
Granville Road Houses and Residents. 1910
A plan of plots in Granville Road and a list of house names and some residents 1910
Granville Road in the snow. January 1985
Granville Road properties and residents, especially Bantam Cottage
Properties in Granville Road and, in some cases, a history of their residents. Bantam Cottage/Eastward Ho in some detail
Hesperides, Granville Road, under construction. 1986
A series of colour photographs showing some of the stages in the building of Hesperides in Granville Road during 1985 and 1986.
High Gables, Granville Road, construction of a new drive. 2003
A coloured photograph of the preparation work for a new drive at High Gables in Granville Road taken, according to a handwritten note, on the 7 October 2003.
Hillside, Granville Road
Towards the end of the nineteenth century the Rt. Hon. Earl Granville owned a substantial amount of land in and ...
Lenox House, Granville Road
Two black and white photographs of Lenox in Granville Road. The reverse of one bears a pencilled note: 'Our villa in walls of St. Margaret's Bay - there are rooms for our Italian friends!' Initialed 'JGW'.
Nyassa, Granville Road under construction. 1985-6
A sequence of colour photographs showing site clearance through to completion of the house Nyassa in Granville Road. In the last view the drive of Cool-na-slec is in the foreground and the building of Hesperides is ...
Oran, Granville Road undergoing refurbishment. 2004
Colour photographs of the house Oran in Granville Road undergoing refurbishment in 2004.
Schwabenhaus, Granville Road, sale catalogue. 1991
Cluttons sale brochure for Schwabenhaus, Granville Road, bearing a handwritten date of 1991.
Schwabenhaus, now Thornton, Granville Road, under construction. 1986
A sequence of colour photographs illustrating the building of Schwabenhaus later renamed Thornton in Granville Road during 1986.
Seaton, Granville Road after haircut! 2006
Another colour photograph of Seaton in Granville Road after removal of the greenery in 2006. New garages are part of the make-over.
Seaton, Granville Road. 2005
A colour photograph taken in March 2005 of the house Seaton in Granville Road when covered in climbing plants. This 1950s house replaced an earlier one which was destroyed by shelling in WW2 Henry Royce lived at ...
South Foreland House, Granville Road, sale price adjustment. 1989
A circular letter from Strutt & Parker advising potential purchasers that the price for South Foreland House has been reduced. Dated 24 May 1989.
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