Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1201156

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Jun-1995

Statutory Address: THE PIER, THE ESPLANADE


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Statutory Address: THE PIER, THE ESPLANADE

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Lynton and Lynmouth

National Park: EXMOOR

National Grid Reference: SS 72276 49683


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SS7149 THE ESPLANADE, Lynmouth 858-1/4/88 (North side) 19/07/50 The Pier (Formerly Listed as: LYNTON THE ESPLANADE The Quay)


Pier, part of general quay construction. Late C18 or early C19, badly damaged by floods 1952, rebuilt 1954. Rubble and dressed granite, asphalt paving. A short length of vertical quay wall, projecting NE from the junction of The Esplanade with Lynmouth Street. The wall on the outer, NW side is in roughly squared granite blocks, brought to a weathered and rounded flush granite parapet approx 1.5m high, returning across the end, and containing the path, which passes under the Rhenish Tower (qv), and has tubular railings to the SE side. From a broader platform raised on 2 steps at the street end is a long ramp, and beyond the Tower a flight of 20 steps set into the wall.

Listing NGR: SS7227649683


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Legacy System number: 376544

Legacy System: LBS

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