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Latitude: 51.346 / 51°20'45"N
Longitude: -2.9816 / 2°58'53"W
OS Eastings: 331730
OS Northings: 161224
OS Grid: ST317612
Mapcode National: GBR J6.VGQ9
Mapcode Global: VH7CK.8FLJ
Entry Name: Public Lavatories
Listing Date: 29 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386806
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474206
Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23
County: North Somerset
Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare
Built-Up Area: Weston-Super-Mare
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST 36 SW WESTON SUPER MARE MARINE PARADE
1148/1/10011 Public lavatories
Public lavatories; partly converted to cafe and shop. Dated 1905. Roughcast and applied timber-framing on stone plinth. Felt-covered gable-ended roof with deep bracketed eaves, and with louvred ridge ventilators; octagonal cupola over centre with lead-clad dome, tall tapered finial and wrought-iron weathervane.
PLAN: Rectangular on plan with back facing beach to west, and portico at centre of east front. The lower f[at-roof north and south end ranges and range across the back were probably added later. The north part of the original building is now used as a cafe, and the north end range is a shop.
EXTERIOR: Single storey. Originally symmetrical 8:3:8 bay east front, with thin applied framing and roughcast panels, glazed on right; shaped brackets to deep eaves; central gabled portico with moulded plaster tympanum ornamented with arabesque and strapwork decoration and with putti, and supported on thin moulded cast-iron columns with ornate pierced cast-iron spandrels. Lower flat-roof ranges at either end and at rear.
Listing NGR: ST3173061224
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