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Beacon Tower, Burton Dassett

Description: Beacon Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 307001

OS Grid Reference: SP3945252082
OS Grid Coordinates: 439452, 252082
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1656, -1.4246

Location: Burton Dassett, Warwickshire CV47 2TZ

Locality: Burton Dassett
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV47 2TZ

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Listing Text

14/6 Beacon Tower

Beacon tower. C15. Altered C20. Coursed squared ironstone. Conical cement roof.
Tapering circular plan. Blocked doorway and window. Top has cartels, possibly
the remains of machicolations. Probably originally a tower mill, later converted
to a look-out tower.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.5, p.69; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.222).

Listing NGR: SP3945252082

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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