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Jacob's Ladder, Ramsgate

Description: Jacob's Ladder

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 171991

OS Grid Reference: TR3810664506
OS Grid Coordinates: 638106, 164506
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3298, 1.4165

Location: B2054, Margate, Kent CT11 9JJ

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 9JJ

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Listing Text

TR 3864 NW
(Military Road)
13/355 Jacob's Ladder
Flight of steps. 1826 by John Shaw. Ashlar. Dog-leg stairs with three
flights of steps faced with ashlar and built between flanking towers with
rounded fronts of ashlar, each flight of steps with wide central pilaster;
centre landings. Iron balustrade. Flights of steps and towers with ashlar
coping. The present stair replaces an earlier wooden flight of c.1750,
100 yards east. (Busson, Ramsgate, Cap.3; Matkin, Maritime Thanet).

Listing NGR: TR3810664506

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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