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Lighthouse and Keepers Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Sunderland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.6154 / 55°36'55"N

Longitude: -1.6558 / 1°39'20"W

OS Eastings: 421777

OS Northings: 635811

OS Grid: NU217358

Mapcode National: GBR J3WH.9V

Mapcode Global: WHC0M.J3QZ

Plus Code: 9C7WJ88V+5M

Entry Name: Lighthouse and Keepers Cottage

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410374

Also known as: Inner Farne Light

ID on this website: 101234614

Location: Northumberland, NE68

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: North Sunderland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Tagged with: Lighthouse

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NU 23 NW
Farne Islands
5/177 Lighthouse and
Keeper's Cottage
Lighthouse and Keeper's cottage. 1810 by David Alexander for Trinity House,
Newcastle. Lighthouse painted ashlar with lead roof. Cottage dressed stone
with Welsh slate roof.
Lighthouse, 3 storeys. Round and tapering with 12-pane sash on ground floor;
Trinity House crest above. Balcony with curved iron railings below light.
Light has square glazing bars. Domed lead roof with small lead drum.
Short linking section to cottage has flush-panelled door with bracketed stone hood.
2-bay cottage has 12-pane sashes in chamfered reveals. Pyramidal roof with
tall central stack.

Listing NGR: NU2177735811

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