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Cromer Lighthouse, Cromer

Description: Cromer Lighthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 222545

OS Grid Reference: TG2303641509
OS Grid Coordinates: 623036, 341509
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9246, 1.3166

Location: Cromer, Norfolk NR27 0JH

Locality: Cromer
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR27 0JH

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
Cromer Lighthouse
TG 24 SW 2/49


Built 1833. Fairly squat octagonal stuccoed tower with cornice balustrade, topped
by circular lantern with a wind vane. 3 storeys plus the lantern, on alternate
sides of octagon, windows, sashes, some with glazing bars, some blocked. Abutting
wing of one storey to east and larger wing to south, both mid to late C19. The
original lighthouse was built in 1719 but collapsed with the cliff in the sea
in 1866.

Listing NGR: TG2303641509

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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