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Jacob's Ladder

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3298 / 51°19'47"N

Longitude: 1.4165 / 1°24'59"E

OS Eastings: 638106

OS Northings: 164506

OS Grid: TR381645

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.JYJ

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.HTQZ

Entry Name: Jacob's Ladder

Listing Date: 30 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171991

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 3864 NW
(Military Road)
13/355 Jacob's Ladder
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

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