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Outbuildings, Adjoining Garden Wall and Gateway at Withernsea Lighthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7305 / 53°43'49"N

Longitude: 0.029 / 0°1'44"E

OS Eastings: 533948

OS Northings: 427925

OS Grid: TA339279

Mapcode National: GBR XTN9.2F

Mapcode Global: WHHH2.FH0G

Entry Name: Outbuildings, Adjoining Garden Wall and Gateway at Withernsea Lighthouse

Listing Date: 27 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166636

Location: Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU19

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Withernsea

Built-Up Area: Withernsea

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Withernsea with Owthorne

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 32 NW

(south side)
Outbuildings, adjoining
garden wall and gateway
at Withernsea Lighthouse


Outbuildings, garden wall and gateway. 1892-3, probably by Sir James
Douglass or Thomas Matthews for Trinity House. Outbuildings of stuccoed
brick, incised in imitation of ashlar and whitewashed; Welsh slate roofs.
Garden wall of red brick with painted ashlar dressings to piers. 3 single-
storey outbuildings: 1) 2-bay store-house at south end of garden: pair of
recessed 4-pane windows with sills to north front, 2-fold recessed board
door and overlight to west side; moulded cornice, single-pitch roof with
raised stone-coped verges, ornate shaped kneelers. 2) Single-bay outhouse
to east side of garden: board door and C20 casement in original opening with
sill to west front, similar cornice and single-pitch roof with coped verges
and shaped kneelers. 3) 3-bay relief lighthouse keepers' flat to west side
of garden: 12-pane casements to north front, board door to rear, cornice,
pitched roof with similar coped gables and shaped kneelers; stack to rear.
Coped garden wall, ramped-up to outbuildings. Central north gateway to
street, with square- section coped piers, wooden gate, and flanking walls
with smaller similar piers to recessed entrance to right. Included for
group value. See item 4/93 for sources.

Listing NGR: TA3394827925

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