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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1031336



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Thanet

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ramsgate

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Oct-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 171991

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RAMSGATE ROYAL HARBOUR TR 3864 NW (Military Road) 13/355 Jacob's Ladder 30.10.85 GV II Flight of steps. 1826 by John Shaw. Ashlar. Dog-leg stairs with three flights of steps faced with ashlar and built between flanking towers with rounded fronts of ashlar, each flight of steps with wide central pilaster; centre landings. Iron balustrade. Flights of steps and towers with ashlar coping. The present stair replaces an earlier wooden flight of c.1750, 100 yards east. (Busson, Ramsgate, Cap.3; Matkin, Maritime Thanet).

Listing NGR: TR3810664506

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Busson, C , Book of Ramsgate
Matkin, R B, Maritime Thanet

National Grid Reference: TR 38106 64506


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