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Souter Point Lighthouse Foghorn to East of Lighthouse and Steps and Walls to East of Lighthouse, Sunderland

Description: Souter Point Lighthouse Foghorn to East of Lighthouse and Steps and Walls to East of Lighthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303716

OS Grid Reference: NZ4085664182
OS Grid Coordinates: 440856, 564182
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9706, -1.3633

Location: South Tyneside SR6 7JF

Locality: Sunderland
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: SR6 7JF

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Listing Text


4/56 Souter Point Lighthouse :
foghorn to east of
lighthouse and steps and
walls to east of lighthouse


Engine house with foghorn, 1871 by Sir James Douglas for, Trinity House, London.
Rendered, painted iron horn. One storey, one bay with raised quoins, cornice;
door in west side, window in south. Flat roof with drum bearing the horn.
Steps and walls; white-rendered serpentine walls with round coping, ending in
piers with low pyramidal caps, flank steps up to the wall enclosing the lighthouse;
the same type of walling forms an enclosure for the horn.

Listing NGR: NZ4085664182

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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