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The Lighthouse, Southwold

Description: The Lighthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 484878

OS Grid Reference: TM5094276284
OS Grid Coordinates: 650942, 276284
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3272, 1.6814

Location: Stradbroke Road, Southwold, Suffolk IP18 6JB

Locality: Southwold
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP18 6JB

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Listing Text


588-1/7/131 (East side)
22/11/71 The Lighthouse
(Formerly Listed as:
The Lighthouse)


Lighthouse. 1892. Rendered and whitewashed brick; outbuilding
has slate roof.
EXTERIOR: tapering tower with single-storey outbuilding
attached to rear. Entrance in outbuilding. Tower has 2-light
casements at intervals, those to the top floor with canted top
lights. Top stage has moulded cornice below railed balcony and
lantern stage: glazed circular lantern. On tower front are the
Arms of the Corporation of Trinity House.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Jenkins AB: A Hundred Years of Southwold in Photographs:
Southwold: 1983-: 62; Buildings of England: Pevsner N &
Radcliffe E: Buildings of England: Suffolk, 2nd Edition:
Harmondsworth: 1974-: 434).

Listing NGR: TM5094276284

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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