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Latitude: 55.388 / 55°23'16"N
Longitude: -1.6139 / 1°36'50"W
OS Eastings: 424556
OS Northings: 610514
OS Grid: NU245105
Mapcode National: GBR K654.DC
Mapcode Global: WHC1M.5TQW
Entry Name: The Old Watch Tower and Attached Walls, in Grounds of the Grange
Listing Date: 1 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304381
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236920
Location: Alnmouth, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Alnmouth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Alnmouth St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
(West side, off)
The Old Watch Tower
and attached walls,
in grounds of
Former harbourmaster's office, with attached walls. Probably earlier C18.
Brick in irregular stretcher bond except for external faces of walls and lower
courses of external walls of office, which are large squared stone; walls have
flat slab coping. Welsh slate roof. Office is a 2-storey square building.
Front shows 2 round arches, with C20 glazing, below a renewed 16-pane sash
window with a soldier lintel; pyramidal roof with restored griffin weathervane.
Left return shows similar window. Right return shows restored stone stair to
renewed door under soldier lintel. Attached wall to south 1.5 metres high
with gabled coping. Longer attached wall to east 5 metres high with flat
coping and slightly-higher centre section.
Listing NGR: NU2455210515
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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