Dreamland Cinema, Marine Terrace, Margate - Thanet

Cinema, 1935. The first English cinema in the style based on the Titania Palast of Berlin, a style subsequently used extensively by Odeon. Compulsorily purchased by Thanet District Council. The first major phases of a programme of repairs and reinstatement of architectural features are now complete. Parts are now in use for the Dreamland Park and the remainder is proposed for a variety of entertainment uses.

Dreamland Cinema, Marine Terrace, Margate - Thanet
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    DREAMLAND CINEMA
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1260315
    Local Planning Authority:
    Thanet
    Site Type:
    Recreational > Music speech and dance venue

Location

    Building Name:
    Dreamland Cinema
    Street Name:
    Marine Terrace
    Locality:
    Margate
    County:
    Kent
    District / Borough:
    Thanet
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    North Thanet
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    Priority:
    E - Under repair or in fair to good repair, but no user identified; or under threat of vacancy with no obvious new user (applicable only to buildings capable of beneficial use)
    Previous Priority:
    E
    Ownership:
    Local authority