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35-37-Seaview Street Plan
Heritage Works Start at 35 – 37 Sea View Street, Cleethorpes

Works are due to start this week on the latest Cleethorpes’ property to receive National Lottery Heritage Funding as part of the Townscape Heritage (TH) Project for Cleethorpes. The former grocers and newsagents store at 35-37 Sea View Street is…

2 months ago
24 Alexandra Road
Heritage Works Have Completed at 24 Alexandra Road, Cleethorpes

Work has finished on the latest project to receive Townscape Heritage Funding on Cleethorpes’ historic Alexandra Road. The Townscape Heritage Project for Cleethorpes, supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund, co-funded the works to No. 24 Alexandra Road, …

2 months ago
Postcard image of Alexandra Road in 1906
Heritage works have started at 24 Alexandra Road

Work has started on the latest project to receive Townscape Heritage Funding on Cleethorpes’ historic Alexandra Road. The Townscape Heritage Project for Cleethorpes, supported by National Lottery Heritage Grant funding, has approved the next funding application to undertake works to…

11 months ago
21-22 Alexandra Road shop front, property and balcony restoration
New frontage revealed to Victorian properties on Alexandra Road

The restoration of two shop fronts on Alexandra Road in Cleethorpes has been completed in the last month as part of the Discover Cleethorpes’ Heritage programme. This follows the reveal of another shop front further up the road last week…

1 year ago
Shop front
Heritage works completed at No 41

No 41, Alexandra Road, also known as Woodliffe Villa, Cleethorpes is the latest building to receive a facelift as a result of Townscape Heritage funding. Work started in March this year to conserve and restore the front facade and return…

1 year ago
Rub red balcony in front of the properties including the decking
Balconies hint at heritage changes in Cleethorpes

In the last few weeks, things have been moving along with the Cleethorpes Townscape Heritage Programme, and now you can see two restored balconies peaking over the hoardings in front of shops on Alexandra Road. Carried out by different contractors,…

2 years ago
Restoration of 33 Alexandra Road, Cleethorpes

Number 33 Alexandra Road has had a colourful past, including being a purveyor of oysters in the early 20th century, Newman’s jewellers in the late 1960s and more recently, a string of different occupiers with the newest business, a Thai…

2 years ago
Elevation drawings of the building
Heritage works starting at No 41

No 41, Alexandra Road, also known as Woodliffe Villa, Cleethorpes is the latest building to receive Townscape Heritage funding. Starting today, 7 March 2022, conservation and restoration work to the front façade will help return this Grade II listed building to…

2 years ago
Image of Number five, Alexandra Road, the current RAFA Club in September 2020
Cleethorpes RAFA Club to get a five-figure make-over

CLEETHORPES’ well-known RAFA club is to get a five-figure external make-over that will take its frontage back to its traditional, Victorian beginnings. The building, constructed circa 1885, will receive its new look thanks to a grant award from the Townscape…

4 years ago
Resort’s balconies being surveyed next week

AS work to conserve Cleethorpes’ heritage continues, a second survey is to begin on the resort’s iconic Victorian balconies. Specialists will examine the structures outside six properties along the retail side of Alexandra Road later this month, ensuring they assess…

4 years ago
Townscape Heritage Project

A VISION to preserve the buildings that helped to make Cleethorpes one of England’s busiest and best seaside resorts is being realised, thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund. The Townscape Heritage, (TH) Project, supported by £1.9m from the National…

4 years ago
Heritage project praised by local author

A CLEETHORPES-born author was back in her hometown for a visit, during which she praised a major project to protect the resort’s historic structures and landmarks. Spearheaded by a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of almost £2m, with a further…

4 years ago
Townscape Heritage grant scheme open for applications to enhance historic buildings in Cleethorpes

Discover Cleethorpes Heritage is a four year programme which is supported by £1.9m from the National Lottery Heritage Fund and £1m from North East Lincolnshire Council (NELC). Part of this programme is the Townscape Heritage grant scheme which is open…

5 years ago