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Watch House on Rocky Island, Seaton Valley

Description: Watch House on Rocky Island

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236078

OS Grid Reference: NZ3383776863
OS Grid Coordinates: 433837, 576863
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0851, -1.4714

Location: 1 West Terrace, Blyth, Northumberland NE26 4RD

Locality: Seaton Valley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE26 4RD

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Listing Text

NZ 3376 NZ 33847686
14/114 Watch-house on
Rocky Island

Watch-house c.1876 for the Seaton Sluice Voluntary Life Saving Company. Brick,
rendered and whitewashed; C20 synthetic roof covering. Rectangle with small
projecting tower at south end. East elevation 1 storey, 2 bays; chamfered plinth,
boarded window openings with slightly-projecting sills. Coped gables. Lookout
tower at left end with paired 2-pane casement window on each face and pyramidal
roof. To rear of tower pent porch with renewed door. Right return shows boarded

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ3383776863

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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