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ROW OF 5 STREET LIGHTS SOUTH SIDE OF ESPLANADE BETWEEN LANCASTER GARDENS AND CONNAUGHT GARDENS

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.

Name: ROW OF 5 STREET LIGHTS SOUTH SIDE OF ESPLANADE BETWEEN LANCASTER GARDENS AND CONNAUGHT GARDENS

List entry Number: 1111518

Location

ROW OF 5 STREET LIGHTS SOUTH SIDE OF ESPLANADE BETWEEN LANCASTER GARDENS AND CONNAUGHT GARDENS, MARINE PARADE EAST

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

County: Essex

District: Tendring

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 119869

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CLACTON-ON-SEA MARINE PARADE EAST TM 11 NE 7/9 Row of 5 street lights south side of Esplanade between Lancaster Gardens and Connaught Gardens II 5 street lights. Installed c.1912 together with group along Marine Parade east and west q.v. 11/10. Cast iron. The first electric street lights in Clacton. The very tall posts have 2 double bands with central heart motifs, the bases with moulded rings, reeded columns, moulded circles, rings and beadlets, acanthus vase with moulded rings and reeding over. The posts are topped with large ring moulded lidded urns with finials, the urn sides with acanthus mouldings. 2 pendant brackets curve outwards from the urn rims, each with terminal urns with square heads and finials and support the circular lamps. The brackets are supported by inner continuous curved and angled brackets the centres of which are attached to curved and angled panels with acanthus moulding. The lights are attractive giving the appearance of double pendants and are a rare survival in Essex.

Listing NGR: TM1845715088

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National Grid Reference: TM 18457 15088

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