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Latitude: 53.3292 / 53°19'45"N
Longitude: -3.8288 / 3°49'43"W
OS Eastings: 278304
OS Northings: 382926
OS Grid: SH783829
Mapcode National: GBR 1YPY.W8
Mapcode Global: WH64Y.5L13
Entry Name: Colonnaded Walkway
Listing Date: 6 June 2001
Last Amended: 6 June 2001
Source ID: 25269
Building Class: Miscellaneous
Location: Parallel to Happy Valley Road, between North Parade and Happy Valley.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
The covered walkway from North Parade to Happy Valley was built in 1932. Extended to S, 2000. The building performs the combined functions of protection from weather and upper walkway with fine views over the Pier and Bay.
Colonnaded walkway of two levels. Concrete, classicising style. Nine sections, each consisting of 3 bays articulated by 2 Greek Doric columns between piers; frieze with paterae; modillion cornice; iron railings at upper level reached by concrete steps.
The lower sections (with bays with single columns) date from 2000 and are not included.
Unusual seaside structure on lower slopes of Great Orme, and visible from much of The Parade. Group value.
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