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The Old Watch Tower and Attached Walls, in Grounds of the Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Alnmouth, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.388 / 55°23'16"N

Longitude: -1.614 / 1°36'50"W

OS Eastings: 424552

OS Northings: 610515

OS Grid: NU245105

Mapcode National: GBR K654.CC

Mapcode Global: WHC1M.5TPV

Plus Code: 9C7W99QP+5C

Entry Name: The Old Watch Tower and Attached Walls, in Grounds of the Grange

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236920

Location: Alnmouth, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Alnmouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Alnmouth St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 2410

(West side, off)
The Old Watch Tower and attached walls, in grounds of The Grange


Former harbourmaster's office, with attached walls. Probably earlier C18.
Brick in irregular stretcher bond except for external faces of walls and lower
courses of external walls of office, which are large squared stone; walls have
flat slab coping. Welsh slate roof. Office is a 2-storey square building.
Front shows 2 round arches, with C20 glazing, below a renewed 16-pane sash
window with a soldier lintel; pyramidal roof with restored griffin weathervane.
Left return shows similar window. Right return shows restored stone stair to
renewed door under soldier lintel. Attached wall to south 1.5 metres high
with gabled coping. Longer attached wall to east 5 metres high with flat
coping and slightly-higher centre section.

Listing NGR: NU2455210515

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

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