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Seaton High Light

A Grade II Listed Building in Headland and Harbour, Hartlepool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6915 / 54°41'29"N

Longitude: -1.2022 / 1°12'7"W

OS Eastings: 451526

OS Northings: 533235

OS Grid: NZ515332

Mapcode National: GBR NG16.J0

Mapcode Global: WHD6F.HBRR

Entry Name: Seaton High Light

Location: Hartlepool, TS24

County: Hartlepool

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Locality: Headland and Harbour

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433127

Source ID: 1263126

Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/02/2014


NZ 5130 (NZ 513 307)
4/137

HARTLEPOOL,
Jackson's Landing, The Highlight.
Seaton High Light

(Formerly listed as Seaton High Light, in grounds of Vulcan Materials U.K. Ltd, WINDERMERE ROAD (off west side))


II

River navigation light tower; 1838, for the Tees Navigation Company. Formerly located at the Vulcan Materials UK Ltd site in Longhill but subsequently moved to its current location at the east end of Jackson's Landing. Magnesian limestone ashlar, internally lined with brick. Tuscan column on stepped pedestal with banded rustication and having cyma-recta-moulded plinth. Slit-lights within the coursing of masonry of column. Doorway in east face of pedestal, has architrave, keystone dated 1838 and ledged and battened door. Contains newel stair; and formerly supported a lantern now missing. Disused and dilapidated at time of listing survey (c.1985), but subsequently restored.

Listing NGR: NZ5152633235

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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