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The Clock Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Watton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5715 / 52°34'17"N

Longitude: 0.8253 / 0°49'30"E

OS Eastings: 591558

OS Northings: 300825

OS Grid: TF915008

Mapcode National: GBR RBD.RG6

Mapcode Global: WHKRB.NM5G

Plus Code: 9F42HRCG+J4

Entry Name: The Clock Tower

Listing Date: 16 July 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220147

Location: Watton, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Watton

Built-Up Area: Watton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Watton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TF 9100 (north side)


16.7.58 The Clock Tower


Lock-up and clock tower. Dated 1679, altered C19. Rendered brick. 2 storeys.
2 square-headed doors under flat hoods on labels, altered in early C19 from
original arched doors. Flat string course rises to enclose clock of 1825
under pediment. Recessed panel below with datestone. 2 4-centred timber
arches protrude above pediment. Arms of Watton above in form of rebus (Wat
: a hare and a Tun : a barrel). Battlemented parapet with frieze of brick
in panels containing diaper and fleur-de-lys. Timber cupola erected 1820 with
copper cap and weather vane.

Listing NGR: TF9155800825

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