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Watch House on Rocky Island

A Grade II Listed Building in Seaton Valley, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0851 / 55°5'6"N

Longitude: -1.4714 / 1°28'17"W

OS Eastings: 433837

OS Northings: 576863

OS Grid: NZ338768

Mapcode National: GBR L95M.7Y

Mapcode Global: WHD4C.CGK2

Entry Name: Watch House on Rocky Island

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236078

Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE26

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Seaton Valley

Built-Up Area: Seaton Sluice

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Delaval Our Lady

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

SEATON SLUICE THE HARBOUR
NZ 3376 NZ 33847686
14/114 Watch-house on
Rocky Island
23.4.86
GV II

Watch-house c.1876 for the Seaton Sluice Voluntary Life Saving Company. Brick,
rendered and whitewashed; C20 synthetic roof covering. Rectangle with small
projecting tower at south end. East elevation 1 storey, 2 bays; chamfered plinth,
boarded window openings with slightly-projecting sills. Coped gables. Lookout
tower at left end with paired 2-pane casement window on each face and pyramidal
roof. To rear of tower pent porch with renewed door. Right return shows boarded
window.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ3383776863

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

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