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The Lido, Western Quadrant, Ramsgate

Description: The Lido, Western Quadrant

Grade: II
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

Location: Royal Esplanade, Margate, Kent CT11 0HH

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 0HH

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Listing Text

TR 3764 SW
(south side)
17/342 The Lido,
Western quadrant
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

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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