Martello Tower No. 66, Langney Point, Eastbourne - Eastbourne

Martello tower, 1806. On the beach near the harbour entrance. The preservation of archaeological and historical significance will be the main consideration in assessing the suitability of proposals to convert Martello towers for residential use.

Martello Tower No. 66, Langney Point, Eastbourne - Eastbourne
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Martello tower no 66, 320m north east of Langney Point
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1017356
    Local Planning Authority:
    Eastbourne
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Martello Tower No. 66
    Locality:
    Langney Point, Eastbourne
    County:
    East Sussex
    District / Borough:
    Eastbourne
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Eastbourne
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    E - Under repair or in fair to good repair, but no user identified; or under threat of vacancy with no obvious new user (applicable only to buildings capable of beneficial use)
    Previous Priority:
    E
    Ownership:
    Commercial company
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number(s):
    1017356 and 1043660