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Tower on Castle Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7765 / 53°46'35"N

Longitude: -0.4486 / 0°26'54"W

OS Eastings: 502334

OS Northings: 432246

OS Grid: TA023322

Mapcode National: GBR TS9R.PZ

Mapcode Global: WHGFJ.2BNQ

Entry Name: Tower on Castle Hill

Listing Date: 4 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164648

Location: Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU16

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Cottingham

Built-Up Area: Cottingham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cottingham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

In the entry for -

7/7 COTTINGHAM BEVERLEY ROAD
TA 03 SW
(east side)
7/7 Tower on Castle Hill
The previous listing date shall be added

TA 03 SW COTTINGHAM BEVERLEY ROAD
(east side)
7/7 Tower on Castle Hill
4.7.84 II

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7/7 COTTINGHAM BEVERLEY ROAD
TA 03 Sll
(east side)
7/7 Tower on Castle Hill
- II

Tower. c1815. For William Thompson, a banker of Hull. Gothick style.
White brick to exterior, red brick to interior, stone dressings. 2 storeys
in octagonal plan. Plinth. Blocked square-headed door with hoodmould under
uninscribed shield. Slit windows to remaining 7 sides. Moulded first-floor
band. First floor: 8 oblong windows under continuous hoodmould Band at
eaves level: crenellated parapet. This tower was built as an eye catcher to
Cottingham Castle (demolished), a Gothick house built for Thompson in the
early C19.

Listing NGR: TA0233432246

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

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