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Latitude: 51.365 / 51°21'53"N
Longitude: -2.9353 / 2°56'6"W
OS Eastings: 334984
OS Northings: 163291
OS Grid: ST349632
Mapcode National: GBR J8.T8C9
Mapcode Global: VH7CD.2YLH
Entry Name: Worle Tower Observatory
Listing Date: 19 May 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320683
English Heritage Legacy ID: 33263
Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS22
County: North Somerset
Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
WORLEBURY HILL ROAD
Worle Tower Observatory
ST 36 SW 1/76
Probably late C18. Formerly a windmill. Converted circa 1876 to an observatory.
Circular, 3 stage tower. Rendered. Corbelled battlement parapet. Upper windows
have slight ogee moulding cut into lintel. Door set back in slightly splayed
opening, with moulded lintel.
Listing NGR: ST3498463291
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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