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Tower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southampton, City of Southampton

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Latitude: 50.8963 / 50°53'46"N

Longitude: -1.4031 / 1°24'11"W

OS Eastings: 442076

OS Northings: 110927

OS Grid: SU420109

Mapcode National: GBR RQV.Q3

Mapcode Global: FRA 76YQ.WRL

Entry Name: Tower House

Listing Date: 8 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135944

Location: Southampton, SO14

County: City of Southampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bargate

Built-Up Area: Southampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

Tower House
SU 4210 5/247


Mainly C19 probably incorporating part of an earlier C18 building. Three
storeys built of stone rubble with tiled roof. Red brick window dressings.
Castellated parapet raised up in the centre with a shield. Three sashes with
vertical glazing bars only. The ground floor projects and is castellated
with a further projecting porch. This building is thought to have been used
as the town mortuary as it was adjacent to the Gaol.

Listing NGR: SU4207010929

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

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