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Hussey Tower, Boston

Description: Hussey Tower

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 November 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 486443

OS Grid Reference: TF3308643635
OS Grid Coordinates: 533086, 343635
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9736, -0.0195

Location: Tower Gardens, Boston, Lincolnshire PE21 1DU

Locality: Boston
Local Authority: Boston Borough Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE21 1DU

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text

BOSTON

TF3343NW SKIRBECK ROAD
716-1/11/282 (North side)
20/11/75 Hussey Tower

II*

Tower. Late C14 or early C15. Brick tower 12m high and 10m
square. Octagonal turret at south-east angle. Crenellated
parapets. Rib vaulted ground floor. Originally Benyington
Tower. Sold to the Corporation and dismantled after 1545 when
Lord Hussey attainted.





Listing NGR: TF3308643635

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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