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Latitude: 51.3644 / 51°21'51"N
Longitude: 1.3182 / 1°19'5"E
OS Eastings: 631082
OS Northings: 168041
OS Grid: TR310680
Mapcode National: GBR X02.J28
Mapcode Global: VHLG5.SYRY
Entry Name: Waterloo Tower in Grounds of Quex Park
Listing Date: 22 February 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1094674
English Heritage Legacy ID: 356665
Location: Birchington, Thanet, Kent, CT7
Civil Parish: Birchington
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
in grounds of
TR 36 NW 9/87A
1818-1820. Built of red brick. 4 storeys with 4 octagonal turrets.
Crenellated, Lancets with Gothick glazing bars and arrow-slit windows.
It is surmounted by a later C19 cast iron spire crowned by a hen
weathervane. The base has 2 1 storeyed entrance lodges with crocketted
spires, also crenellated. Royal Coat of Arms above doorcase, Mausoleum at
base with the inscription: "This tower was restored and the mausoleum was
dedicated to the memory of Henry Horace Powell Cotton by his son 1896."
The interior has a peal of 12 bells.
Listing NGR: TR3087668294
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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