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Access Road, Underpass and Retaining Walls from Court Stairs to Western Undercliff, Ramsgate

Description: Access Road, Underpass and Retaining Walls from Court Stairs to Western Undercliff

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 172076

OS Grid Reference: TR3676364106
OS Grid Coordinates: 636763, 164106
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3267, 1.3970

Location: Royal Harbour Approach, Margate, Kent CT11 0JH

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

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Listing Text

TR 3664 SE
Access road,
underpass and
retaining walls
from Court
Stairs to
Western Undercliff
Access road, underpass and retaining walls. 1926. Faced with Pulhamite.
Serpentine road about 150 metres long forming a chine in the cliff face
about 2-3 metres deep. The Pulhamite formed into naturalistic stratified
rock formations and rock gardens, with 'crazy paving' road surface, and
forming an arched underpass below Royal Esplanade. Part of Westcliff
improvements 1924-26, under direction of Sir John Burnet and Partners
and the Borough Engineer, executed by J. Pulham and Sons.

Listing NGR: TR3676364106

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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