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Latitude: 53.9265 / 53°55'35"N
Longitude: -3.0075 / 3°0'27"W
OS Eastings: 333937
OS Northings: 448289
OS Grid: SD339482
Mapcode National: GBR 7RF1.P6
Mapcode Global: WH84P.SK1Q
Entry Name: Upper Lighthouse or Pharos
Listing Date: 31 March 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1072397
English Heritage Legacy ID: 184764
Location: Fleetwood, Wyre, Lancashire, FY7
Civil Parish: Fleetwood
Built-Up Area: Fleetwood
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Fleetwood St Peter and St David
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
5299 PHAROS PLACE
Upper Lighthouse or
SD 3348 2/4
1836-40. Opened in 1840 (Preston Chronicle and Railway Magazine) and almost
certainly designed by Decimus Burton. Cost £1,770. Ashlar. Red sandstone.
Rusticated and vermiculated base, square in plan, battered, with clasping buttresses
and moulded cornice. Door with "Egyptian" surround. Cylindrical stem with moulded
base, 4 unmoulded round-arched windows and 4 oculi at top. Balcony on console-
shaped brackets with cast iron balustrade. Summit octagonal with moulded cornice
on console-shaped brackets, door with unmoulded surround and marginal glazing bars,
planked opening on West side.
Listing NGR: SD3393748289
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