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Former Tram Shelter at Junction with Elms Vale Road, Dover

Description: Former Tram Shelter at Junction with Elms Vale Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 177853

OS Grid Reference: TR3070741164
OS Grid Coordinates: 630707, 141164
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1233, 1.2955

Location: Elms Vale Road, Dover, Kent CT15 7AA

Locality: Dover
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 7AA

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:


7/170 Former Tram Shelter at
junction with Elms Vale Road

- II

Tram shelter. Early C20. Cast and wrought iron and glass. Rectangular plan with
canted ends and open front. Glazed walls the plinth panels have anthemion motifs
at their corners, the windows above have vertical glazing bars. The low-pitched
hipped glazed roof has deep eaves on ornate pierced brackets pendants and vallances.
The ridge has wrought iron cresting in form of horizontal bars terminating in
finials. Inside the wooden bench has cast-iron trestles. This is reputedly the
only remaining shelter of the Dover Corporation Tramways which ceased operating
in 1936.

Listing NGR: TR2933240374

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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