Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven, Felixstowe - Suffolk Coastal

Martello Tower T on Felixstowe Golf Course. Built c1810-1812 as part of defences against possible Napoleonic invasion. Roof and walls in very poor condition with water penetration. Historic England in discussion with the owners over repairs and interpretation.

Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven, Felixstowe - Suffolk Coastal
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1006036
  • Local Planning Authority: Suffolk Coastal
  • Site Type: Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

  • Building Name: Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven
  • County: Suffolk
  • District / Borough: Suffolk Coastal
  • Parish: Felixstowe
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Suffolk Coastal
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, LB grade II

Contact Details

David Kenny 01223 582760

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England