Description: Beacon Tower
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
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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
Source: English Heritage
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