Martello Tower No. 28, Rye Harbour, Icklesham - Rother

A derelict Martello tower built 1806. Situated on the edge of a caravan park. 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. 28, Rye Harbour, Icklesham - Rother
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Martello tower no 28 at Rye Harbour
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1017353
    Local Planning Authority:
    Rother
    Site Type:
    Defence > Coastal defence site

Location

    Building Name:
    Martello Tower No. 28
    Locality:
    Rye Harbour
    County:
    East Sussex
    District / Borough:
    Rother
    Parish:
    Icklesham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Hastings and Rye
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number(s):
    1017353 and 1234372