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

Martello Tower T on Felixstowe Golf Course forms part of a chain of Martello towers along the south and east coast of England dating from the early C19 as part of the defences against possible Napoleonic invasion. Roof and walls in very poor condition with water penetration. Historic England in discussion with the owner over repairs and interpretation.

Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven, Felixstowe - East Suffolk
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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:
    East Suffolk
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Martello tower on golf course adjoining Woodbridge Haven
    County:
    Suffolk
    District / Borough:
    East Suffolk
    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