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Description: Lookout Tower on Cliffs at Sx 707371
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100728
OS Grid Reference: SX7070037100
OS Grid Coordinates: 270700, 37100
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2197, -3.8138
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SX 73 NW
Lookout Tower on cliffs at SX 707371
Small tower, reputedly built as a lookout for Customs officers. Probably C18.
Slatestone rubble walls with pyramidal stone corbelled roof.
Plan: square, presumably built with a room on each floor, both very small.
Exterior: 2 storeys in height but floor has gone to upstairs room. Doorway on
north face has rough stone voussoir arched lintel, window opening on east has
similar. Blocked opening on west wall. South wall, which faces sea, has a small
window opening just below the roof.
Interior: not inspected, now featurless.
Listing NGR: SX7070037100
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Source: English Heritage
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