Margate Civic Society
"The love of our town leads us"
Town Pride Awards 2020
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Margate Civic Society
"The love of our town leads us"
Town Pride
Awards 2019
Nine properties were nominated by members for the 2017 Town Pride Awards,   The criteria by which we judged the nominees were:

• enhancing the built environment;
• using quality materials;
• aesthetically pleasing to the eye;
• restoring pride to the local community;
• contributing to the community amenity.

This year’s Town Pride Plaque and Certificate winner is:

Old Kent Market, 8 Fort Hill, Margate

The annual Town Pride Awards are judged by the following
criteria:

• enhancing the built environment;
• using quality materials;
• aesthetically pleasing to the eye;
• restoring pride to the local community;
• contributing to the community amenity.

This year, members nominated thirteen properties.  The judges chose two properties to receive Town Pride Award Blue Plaques: Margate Caves Visitor Centre and Westbrook House, 145 Canterbury Road.  These properties are shown below.  Additionally, a further five properties were judged as Highly Commended; we will reveal details once the owners have been notified.
Highly Commended:

3, 3a and 3b Arnold Road, Margate
Highly Commended:

23-25 Grotto Gardens, Margate
Highly Commended:

125 High Street, Margate
Commended:

32 Addington Street, Margate
Commended:

38 Fort Hill, Margate
Commended:

39-41 High Street, Margate
Commended:

147 Northdown Road, Margate
Commended:

15 Carroway's Place, Margate
Former Dreamland Cinema (exterior), Marine Terrace
Cinque Ports PH, Marine Terrace
12 Arthur Road, Cliftonville
40-46 Sweyn Road, Cliftonville
35 Sea Road, Westgate-on-Sea
Banks Ale & Wine House, Northdown Road, Cliftonville
Former Nurses' Residence, Canterbury Road, Margate
Dane Park Project, Part of Colourful Margate Community Group
Mulberry Tree PH, 53 Dane Road, Margate
'Baybrook Heights', 10 Union Crescent, Margate
T S Eliot Tiled Mural, Platform 1 Waiting Room, Margate Railway Station
44 Canterbury Road, Margate
1,2 & 3 Sandy Villas, Old Boundary Road, Westgate-on-Sea
34, 34a & 34b Westgate Bay Avenue, Westgate-on-Sea
Margate Caves Visitor Centre, Northdown Road, Margate
Westbrook House, 145 Canterbury Road, Westbrook

Westbrook House, 145 Canterbury Road, Westbrook

Margate Caves Visitor Centre, Northdown Road, Margate


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