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Clifton Hotel, Blackpool

Description: Clifton Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 183681

OS Grid Reference: SD3060936327
OS Grid Coordinates: 330609, 436327
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8186, -3.0555

Location: West Street, Blackpool FY1 1NE

Locality: Blackpool
County: Blackpool
Country: England
Postcode: FY1 1NE

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Listing Text


2/24 Clifton Hotel
31.10.1974 (formerly listed under Promenade)


Hotel, 1865-74. Brick with stone dressings, stone quoins and string
courses, now stuccoed and rendered, slate roofs. Now fills 3-sided site
having first extended (1865) and then replaced (1874) original Clifton
Arms Hotel on corner of Talbot Square and Promenade. North front of 1865
5 bays, the middle 3 symmetrical, extended on west by addition of 2 wider
bays; 4 storeys; 3rd and 5th bays canted to full height, 7th and 8th bays
canted to 1st floor level. Ground floor of rusticated stucco now has
large balustraded pavilion extension in front of first 5 bays, with arched
windows; porch in Tuscan order to entrance in 6th bay. 1st and 2nd floors
have segmental-headed sashed windows with stilted architraves; 3rd floor
has round-headed sashed windows. Bracketed eaves cornice, hipped roofs.
West return wall has two 2-storey canted bays with balustrades, and stepped-
out extension 4 windows wide. Interior has staircase with carved balustrades,
and richly ornamented dining room.

Listing NGR: SD3060936327

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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