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The Lighthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwold, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3272 / 52°19'37"N

Longitude: 1.6814 / 1°40'52"E

OS Eastings: 650942

OS Northings: 276284

OS Grid: TM509762

Mapcode National: GBR YX3.5WT

Mapcode Global: VHM76.3R7T

Plus Code: 9F438MGJ+VH

Entry Name: The Lighthouse

Listing Date: 22 November 1971

Last Amended: 30 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484878

Also known as: Southwold Lighthouse

ID on this website: 101384444

Location: Southwold, East Suffolk, IP18

County: Suffolk

District: East Suffolk

Civil Parish: Southwold

Built-Up Area: Southwold

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Southwold St Edmund, King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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588-1/7/131 (East side)
22/11/71 The Lighthouse
(Formerly Listed as:
The Lighthouse)


Lighthouse. 1892. Rendered and whitewashed brick; outbuilding
has slate roof.
EXTERIOR: tapering tower with single-storey outbuilding
attached to rear. Entrance in outbuilding. Tower has 2-light
casements at intervals, those to the top floor with canted top
lights. Top stage has moulded cornice below railed balcony and
lantern stage: glazed circular lantern. On tower front are the
Arms of the Corporation of Trinity House.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Jenkins AB: A Hundred Years of Southwold in Photographs:
Southwold: 1983-: 62; Buildings of England: Pevsner N &
Radcliffe E: Buildings of England: Suffolk, 2nd Edition:
Harmondsworth: 1974-: 434).

Listing NGR: TM5094276284

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