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Worle Tower Observatory, Weston-Super-Mare

Description: Worle Tower Observatory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 33263

OS Grid Reference: ST3498463291
OS Grid Coordinates: 334984, 163291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3650, -2.9353

Location: 114 Worlebury Hill Road, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset BS22 9TP

Locality: Weston-Super-Mare
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS22 9TP

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Listing Text

Worle Tower Observatory
ST 36 SW 1/76
Probably late C18. Formerly a windmill. Converted circa 1876 to an observatory.
Circular, 3 stage tower. Rendered. Corbelled battlement parapet. Upper windows
have slight ogee moulding cut into lintel. Door set back in slightly splayed
opening, with moulded lintel.

Listing NGR: ST3498463291

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Source: English Heritage

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