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Lift from Western Undercliff to Royal Esplanade at Tr 3763 6422

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3274 / 51°19'38"N

Longitude: 1.4096 / 1°24'34"E

OS Eastings: 637635

OS Northings: 164224

OS Grid: TR376642

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.P67

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.DW2R

Entry Name: Lift from Western Undercliff to Royal Esplanade at Tr 3763 6422

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 172077

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE WESTERN UNDERCLIFF
TR 3764 SE
18/441 Lift from
Western
Undercliff to
Royal Esplanade
at TR3763 6422
GV II
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

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