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Latitude: 50.4988 / 50°29'55"N
Longitude: -4.2264 / 4°13'34"W
OS Eastings: 242198
OS Northings: 68926
OS Grid: SX421689
Mapcode National: GBR NS.KS8N
Mapcode Global: FRA 271R.18Y
Entry Name: The Prospect Tower
Listing Date: 19 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1311985
English Heritage Legacy ID: 60790
Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL12
Civil Parish: Calstock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Calstock
Church of England Diocese: Truro
9/39 The Prospect Tower
Folly tower. Probably late C18. Slatestone rubble with granite pinnacles.
Plan: Triangular on plan, dished on all sides, giving an optical illusion of greater
size ; roofless, with internal stair replaced in late C20.
Exterior: 3-stage tower, with plinth and string courses, plain parapet with plain
granite pinnacles. The first stage has a blind 2-centred arched opening at all
sides, one side with a door. Second stage has blind 2-centred arched window to each
side. Third stage has single 2-centred arched light with stone louvres to each side.
Listing NGR: SX4219868926
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