This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.7844 / 50°47'3"N
Longitude: -1.0517 / 1°3'6"W
OS Eastings: 466948
OS Northings: 98740
OS Grid: SZ669987
Mapcode National: GBR VY9.TR
Mapcode Global: FRA 87P0.N3J
Entry Name: Lamp columns on Promenade, south side of Eastney Esplanade
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474584
Location: Portsmouth, PO4
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Milton St James
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
Lamp columns on Promenade, south side of Eastney Esplanade
Fourteen lamp columns. Early C20. Probably by Drew-Bear, Ransome and Perks, Engineers, London. Cast-iron.
Columns spaced at varying intervals from 70 to 90 metres. Each a tall round column with bulbous iron leaf motif at foot set on an ornate round fluted pedestal with moulded base and cap. Portsmouth City crest on pedestal. Ionic capital two thirds distance up column, then ornate moulded and fretted ironwork at top with Portsmouth City crest at centre, paired swan neck arms each with attached hexagonal iron framed glass lantern with splayed soffit. Some lanterns have broken or missing parts.
Listing NGR: SZ6425599150
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings