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Fort Norris

A Grade II Listed Building in East Cowes, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7601 / 50°45'36"N

Longitude: -1.2765 / 1°16'35"W

OS Eastings: 451126

OS Northings: 95864

OS Grid: SZ511958

Mapcode National: GBR 89S.82K

Mapcode Global: FRA 8762.JJ4

Entry Name: Fort Norris

Listing Date: 17 August 1951

Last Amended: 9 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267370

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418924

Location: East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: East Cowes

Built-Up Area: East Cowes

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: East Cowest St James

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

NEWBARN ROAD
1.
5270
East Cowes
Fort Norris
(Formerly listed as
West Lodge to
Norris Castle)
SZ 59 NW 5/74 17.8.51.
II
2.
Circa l800. Designed by James Wyatt, in a Gothick style. Built of stone rubble.
The original building consists of a small circular tower of 3 storeys with
a castellated parapet. Casement windows with pointed heads. Slightly higher
turret containing the staircase adjoining on the north. Modern ground floor
addition to the west.


Listing NGR: SZ5112695864

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

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