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Latitude: 50.7245 / 50°43'28"N
Longitude: -2.9334 / 2°56'0"W
OS Eastings: 334211
OS Northings: 92063
OS Grid: SY342920
Mapcode National: GBR PJ.CZKB
Mapcode Global: FRA 47R5.70R
Entry Name: Bell Cliff Retaining Wall and Railings and Steps Leading Up to Nos. 7 and 8 Broad Street
Listing Date: 31 January 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324346
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103795
Location: Lyme Regis, West Dorset, Dorset, DT7
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Lyme Regis
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Lyme Regis St Michael the Archangel
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
Bell Cliff Retaining Wall
& Railings and steps leading up to
Nos 7 & 8 Broad Street
SY 3492 1/91
Late C18 probably. High wall of colourwashed stone rubble with capping extends
north-east and then west from premises occupied by the Information Bureau, Marine
Parade. The wall is surmounted by C19 railings which are looped in pairs. A
lower wall extends further north-east from the north-east corner and encloses
an L-shaped flight of steps leading up to higher ground before Nos 7 and 8 Broad
Street. Painted brick gate piers with capping flank the bottom of the steps;
steps partly of blue lias. C19 railings also flank innermost angle of steps.
Bell Cliff Retaining Wall and Railings and Nos 4 to 10 (consec) & 10A Broad Street
form a group.
Listing NGR: SY3421292062
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