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Railings to Council House Along Cambridge Street Elevation, Cleethorpes

Description: Railings to Council House Along Cambridge Street Elevation

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 September 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 164447

OS Grid Reference: TA3075408581
OS Grid Coordinates: 530754, 408581
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5576, -0.0275

Location: Cambridge Street, Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire DN35 8HB

Locality: Cleethorpes
County: North East Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN35 8HB

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/7 Railings to Council
17/9/80 House along Cambridge
Street elevation


Walls and railings. 1903-4 by Herbert C Scaping of Grimsby, architect,
Egbert Rushton, engineer and surveyor, and Henry Marrows, builder, for
Cleethorpes and Thrunscoe Urban District Council. Ashlar piers and
dwarf wall; wrought-iron railings. 7 bays: sinuous 4-bay section to
left, flanking main entrance to Council House (qv), and straight 3-bay
section to right, flanking gateway. Square-section piers with
egg-and-dart cornice, moulded cornice and domed tops. Round-topped
dwarf wall, ramped up in 3 places. Plain railings with pointed finials,
the 3 sections to the left each containing 2 intermediate panels with
struts to rear buttresses, the panels with scrollwork and ornate tops of
a similar Arts and Crafts style to the Council House staircase
balustrade. Undergoing renovation, and gates (described in previous
listing as also in ornate Arts and Crafts style) missing at time of

Listing NGR: TA3075408581

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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