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Watch Tower to NW. of St. Justinian's

A Grade II Listed Building in St. David's and the Cathedral Close (Tŷddewi a Chlos y Gadeirlan), Pembrokeshire

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Latitude: 51.8796 / 51°52'46"N

Longitude: -5.3099 / 5°18'35"W

OS Eastings: 172284

OS Northings: 225295

OS Grid: SM722252

Mapcode National: GBR C3.RRLL

Mapcode Global: VH0TK.X07X

Plus Code: 9C3PVMHR+R2

Entry Name: Watch Tower to NW. of St. Justinian's

Listing Date: 28 July 1992

Last Amended: 28 July 1992

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 12694

Building Class: Maritime

Location: Situated in NW corner of grounds of St Justinian's, some 100m from house and prominently visible from land and sea.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: St. David's and the Cathedral Close (Tŷddewi a Chlos y Gadeirlan)

Community: St. David's and the Cathedral Close

Locality: Porthstinian/St Justinian's

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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Earlier C20 circular look-out tower in colourwashed rubble stone with slate octagonal roof and modern red dragon iron weathercock. Two storeys with four upper windows under eaves and ground floor similar windows to S and W, all modern 4-pane sashes. Door to east. Painted cambered brick heads to lower openings. Painted slate sills.


Gutted and under reconstruction 1989.

Reasons for Listing

Said to have been built as look-out by an owner of Saint Justinian's bungalow, which dates from 1909.

Included as prominent coastal feature.

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