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Description: The Lido, Western Quadrant
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171978
OS Grid Reference: TR3707764145
OS Grid Coordinates: 637077, 164145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3270, 1.4016
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RAMSGATE ROYAL ESPLANADE
TR 3764 SW
17/342 The Lido,
Sunshelter, now cafe. 1924 by Sir John Burnet. Rendered with pantiled roof.
Quadrant with side pavillions. One storey with 9 bay arcade of Doric
columns in antis, with frieze, projecting modillion eaves cornice, pro-
jecting pavillions with return - hipped roofs, the arcade divided into 3 by
projecting centre piece with parapet. Boarded doors and flanking lights in
pavillions, the doorways with cornices. Metal traceried French doors and
rectangular fanlights in each bay of arcade. Service block projecting on
rear elevation. Part of Sir John Burnet's Westcliff improvements, paired
with similar quadrant pavillion and bandstand (now boating pond - See
separate items). See Busson, Book of Ramsgate, 111; see also BOE Kent II,
Listing NGR: TR3707764145
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Source: English Heritage
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