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The Hermit's Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Brightling, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9607 / 50°57'38"N

Longitude: 0.403 / 0°24'10"E

OS Eastings: 568850

OS Northings: 120668

OS Grid: TQ688206

Mapcode National: GBR NTF.LQK

Mapcode Global: FRA C6QK.YMF

Entry Name: The Hermit's Tower

Listing Date: 13 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292423

Location: Brightling, Rother, East Sussex, TN32

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

Civil Parish: Brightling

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Brightling St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


38/15 The Hermit's Tower, Brightling


Ornamental tower built by the eccentric John Fuller to house a hermit. Early
C19. Lower circular tower of sandstone with castellated parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ6885020668

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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