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Tinside Colonnade, Promenade and Sun Terrace Including Railings Above

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3636 / 50°21'48"N

Longitude: -4.1428 / 4°8'34"W

OS Eastings: 247691

OS Northings: 53717

OS Grid: SX476537

Mapcode National: GBR RB8.1C

Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.PVN

Plus Code: 9C2Q9V74+CV

Entry Name: Tinside Colonnade, Promenade and Sun Terrace Including Railings Above

Listing Date: 1 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1380066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 479540

ID on this website: 101380066

Location: West Hoe, Plymouth, Devon, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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SX4753 PLYMOUTH HOE ROAD, Plymouth Hoe

740-1/66/10005 Tinside Colonnade,
Promenade and Sun Terrace
including railings above


Supporting structure to above pavement and road (the surface of which not of special interest), including promenade and sun terrace. 1935, by J. Wibberley, Plymouth City architect and engineer; built by Nut tall and Sons, and John Mowlem and Company. Reinforced concrete construction. A long double-curved promenade with sun terraces below, and a cantilevered canopy above supporting the road [Hoe Road]. The road above the canopy is supported on a series of piers with cantilevers to the canopy soffit. The terrace, promenade and road have tubular stee.l and iron railings. On the back wall under the promenade canopy there is a moulded relief map of Plymouth and the surrounding areas. Known as the Tinside Colonnade, it was constructed as part of the Lido [listed 1998], which was the culmination of a protracted programme of improving the bathing facilities in Plymouth.

Listing NGR: SX4769153717

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