British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Lighthouse, Flamborough

Description: The Lighthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 166819

OS Grid Reference: TA2543170646
OS Grid Coordinates: 525431, 470646
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1164, -0.0825

Location: Flamborough, East Riding of Yorkshire YO15 1AR

Locality: Flamborough
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO15 1AR

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(east end, off)

7/42 The Lighthouse
30.6.66 (Formerly listed as
GV II Flamborough

Lighthouse. 1806 raised 1925. By John Matson of Bridlington for
Trinity House. Rendered brick with stone dressings, cast and wrought-
iron. Conical tower about 27 metres high from ground to balcony. High
chamfered plinth, casement windows in stone surrounds with low pediments
over lintels. Deep moulded cornice below cast-iron balcony with moulded
newels and mushroom finials. Lantern storey with weather-vane above.
Interior has basement oil store with brick dome, spiral stone stair with
slender square-section balusters supporting wrought-iron handrail,
central cast-iron tube, rising through full height of lighthouse, for
driving-weights. Lamp carried on 6 cast-iron pillars supporting pointed
arches with decoratively pierced spandrels.

Listing NGR: TA2543170646

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.