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Wellington Esplanade

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkley, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4665 / 52°27'59"N

Longitude: 1.7446 / 1°44'40"E

OS Eastings: 654445

OS Northings: 291993

OS Grid: TM544919

Mapcode National: GBR YTL.9X8

Mapcode Global: VHN43.685H

Entry Name: Wellington Esplanade

Listing Date: 21 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391365

Location: Lowestoft, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR33

County: Suffolk

Electoral Ward/Division: Kirkley

Built-Up Area: Lowestoft

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Kirkley St Peter and St John

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/4/2017

LOWESTOFT

TM59SW WELLINGTON ESPLANADE
914-1/3/81 (West side)
Nos.1-24 (Consecutive)
Wellington Esplanade

II

Terrace of houses. 1852-53 by John Louth Clemence for Sir
Samuel Morton Peto. Red brick with gault brick dressings.
Roofs originally of slate, now partly concrete tile. Raised
central block and end pavilions, the latter defined by
rusticated quoins and hipped roofs. 3 storeys and basements.
Each house with a 2-storey canted bay and a porch entrance.
Fenestration originally of horned sashes without glazing bars,
now mostly mid-late C20 casements. Each house with a stack on
the front and rear roof slopes. Part of the extensive plan for
housing originally devised in 1846 by J.L. Clemence for Sir
Samuel Morton Peto for the development of Lowestoft as a
fashionable holiday resort, made possible by the building of
the railway by Peto in the 1840's.


Listing NGR: TM5444591993

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