Martello Tower No. 64, Eastbourne - Eastbourne

Martello tower, 1806. On the beach with a housing development nearby. 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. 64, Eastbourne - Eastbourne
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Martello tower no 64 at the Crumbles, 1.3km north east of Langney Point
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1017355
  • Local Planning Authority: Eastbourne
  • Site Type: Defence > Coastal defence site


  • Building Name: Martello Tower No. 64
  • Locality: Eastbourne
  • County: East Sussex
  • District / Borough: Eastbourne
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Eastbourne
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1017355 and 1043661