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Former Water Tower, New Romney

Description: Former Water Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 175060

OS Grid Reference: TR0854025215
OS Grid Coordinates: 608540, 125215
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9885, 0.9700

Location: Madeira Road, New Romney, Kent TN28 8QY

Locality: New Romney
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN28 8QY

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Former Water Tower
TR 02 NE 3/77


Dated 1890. A tall square-shaped tower of 6 storeys built of red brick with
brick and stone buttresses. Octagonal staircase turret from 4th storey to roof
having arrow slit windows. Crenellated parapet. 1 to 2 windows on each side.
On the ground floor there are 2 casements. On the 1st and 2nd floors there is
1 3-light sash, that on the 2nd floor set in a Tudor arched head. The 3rd floor
has 1 3-light sash. The 4th floor originally had a round window but this has
now been filled in with brickwork to form a small fixed window.

Listing NGR: TR0854025215

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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