Description: Lift from Western Undercliff to Royal Esplanade at Tr 3763 6422
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 172077
OS Grid Reference: TR3763564224
OS Grid Coordinates: 637635, 164224
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3274, 1.4096
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RAMSGATE WESTERN UNDERCLIFF
TR 3764 SE
18/441 Lift from
at TR3763 6422
Lift. Circa 1926 and probably by Sir John Burnet and Partners. Stone
base and rendered shaft, with glass front. Rusticated and vermiculated
base on plinth with heavy cornice to main shaft. Recessed single storey
rusticated block to right. Three stage shaft in the form of a pylon with
recessed centre panel, the main elevation infilled with coloured glass,
graded from dark blue at base to white at top, divided into 3 stages by
cross-panels. The side elevations are simply rendered. The pilaster-
buttress crowned at top by fluted frieze, and recessed to parapet to
ogival dome, all rendered. Boarded doors in rendered surround at top
and bottom of shaft, and to side block (engine house).
Listing NGR: TR3763064220
Source: English Heritage
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