THE OLD FIRE STATION SANDGATE
The Reading Room
The Sandgate Heritage Trust
The Old Fire Station, Sandgate High Street.
” Raising its fish scale spire above the rooftops it forms the centrepiece of the High Street, though the bell no longer clangs in the bell-cote, the bright red double doors proclaim it to be an old fire station. A beautifully pine-panelled room with an oriel window overlooking the High Street occupies the floor above. This building more than a century old is thought to be unique”
an extract from an article written by Linda Rene-Martin in 1984