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3 Flights of Steps and Gateway South East of Luttrell's Tower, Fawley

Description: 3 Flights of Steps and Gateway South East of Luttrell's Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 143430

OS Grid Reference: SU4771200915
OS Grid Coordinates: 447712, 100915
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8058, -1.3242

Location: Fawley, Hampshire SO45 1AA

Locality: Fawley
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO45 1AA

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Listing Text

SU 40 SE
13/19 3 flights of steps and
gateway south east of
Luttrell's Tower


3 flights of steps and gateway at bottom. Circa 1930 possibly by Clough
Williams-Ellis. Stone steps and paving linking them, brick piers to
wrought iron gates. These steps traverse the low cliff immediately below
Luttrell's Tower (qv). Middle, main flight, are perron stairs, flanking a
large arch in front of entrance to passageway to cellar of Luttrell's
Tower. The parapet wall that runs on inside of stairs rises over archway
to accommodate armorial shield in stone. Top flight of 5 steps with lions
on side walls. Lowest flight is plain and of concrete. At bottom 4 brick
piers with ball-finials. Between central double gates and side pedestrian
gates. All quite ornate wrought iron work.

Listing NGR: SU4769400932

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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