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Seaton High Light

A Grade II Listed Building in Headland and Harbour, Hartlepool

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Latitude: 54.6915 / 54°41'29"N

Longitude: -1.2022 / 1°12'7"W

OS Eastings: 451526

OS Northings: 533235

OS Grid: NZ515332

Mapcode National: GBR NG16.J0

Mapcode Global: WHD6F.HBRR

Plus Code: 9C6WMQRX+J4

Entry Name: Seaton High Light

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433127

Location: Headland and Harbour, Hartlepool, TS24

County: Hartlepool

Electoral Ward/Division: Headland and Harbour

Built-Up Area: Hartlepool

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hartlepool St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19/02/2014

NZ 5130 (NZ 513 307)

Jackson's Landing, The Highlight.
Seaton High Light

(Formerly listed as Seaton High Light, in grounds of Vulcan Materials U.K. Ltd, WINDERMERE ROAD (off west side))


River navigation light tower; 1838, for the Tees Navigation Company. Formerly located at the Vulcan Materials UK Ltd site in Longhill but subsequently moved to its current location at the east end of Jackson's Landing. Magnesian limestone ashlar, internally lined with brick. Tuscan column on stepped pedestal with banded rustication and having cyma-recta-moulded plinth. Slit-lights within the coursing of masonry of column. Doorway in east face of pedestal, has architrave, keystone dated 1838 and ledged and battened door. Contains newel stair; and formerly supported a lantern now missing. Disused and dilapidated at time of listing survey (c.1985), but subsequently restored.

Listing NGR: NZ5152633235

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