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Latitude: 52.0062 / 52°0'22"N
Longitude: 1.4312 / 1°25'52"E
OS Eastings: 635592
OS Northings: 239760
OS Grid: TM355397
Mapcode National: GBR WRH.2PW
Mapcode Global: VHM8L.RTHW
Entry Name: Martello Tower Adjacent to Rose Cottage
Listing Date: 31 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1377188
English Heritage Legacy ID: 285375
Location: Bawdsey, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP12
District: Suffolk Coastal
Civil Parish: Bawdsey
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Bawdsey St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
BAWDSEY (Off) EAST LANE
TM 33 NW
adjacent to Rose
Defensive tower. c.1810-1812. Col Twiss and Capt Ford. Rendered brick
with ashlar dressings. Three storeys. Tear-drop-shaped plan; the sharper
end facing East towards the sea. Battered walls. At first floor level are
a series of 4 window openings with cambered heads which have slighly
projecting ashlar surrounds with lugs to the top, centre and bottom of each
side. At the same level and facing west is a doorway with ashlar surround
and an inset ashlar ladder-slope below the sill. A C20 glazed porch rises
above the parapet with single-pitched roof of timber and glass.
Rose Cottage is not a listed building.
Listing NGR: TM3559239760
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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