Walking Tour: Royal Ramsgate and Pugin's The Grange
- Ramsgate and Pugin's The Grange |
- Talk and Tour |
- Wednesday, 6 April 2011 - 11:00 until 16:15
An opportunity to enjoy a guided walk around Regency Ramsgate and a private tour of Pugin's The Grange. Nick Dermott (Heritage Advisor to Thanet Council and Chairman of the Pugin Society) will give a guided tour of Regency Ramsgate before a private tour of The Grange designed by Augustus Pugin for himself and his family. Pugin built The Grange inorder to live out his idea of life in a medieval Catholic community, in buildings executed in the Gothic style. There will also be an opportunity to visit the neighbouring St Augustine's church, also built to his design.