Lighthouse Cottages / Happisburgh Lighthouse

24 Jul 2002
Lighthouse Cottages, Lighthouse Lane, Happisburgh, North Norfolk, Norfolk
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Happisburgh Lighthouse, Lighthouse Lane, Happisburgh, North Norfolk, Norfolk
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HAPPISBURGH LIGHTHOUSE LANE TG 33 SE 5/40 Happisburgh Lighthouse and Lighthouse Cottages - II

Lighthouse and 2 keepers' cottages. 1791. Painted and rendered brick. 5 storeys of tapering circular section, each storey separated by string course and each painted alternately red and white. Entrance door to west.

Segmental-headed windows to alternate storeys. Gallery to east side immediately below glazed lantern stage. Tower set between 2 square single storey cottages, each of 2 bays each side. Rendered and colourwashed brick with roofs either concrete tiles (No. 1) or slate (No. 2). Pilasters to corners and centre of each side separating sash windows with glazing bars and keystones. Internal passageway from each leads into tower and opens to exterior through square-headed door. Double hipped roofs with twin-flued stacks to each.

Listing NGR: TG3841930640


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1704 IOE Records taken by Donald Rintoul; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Donald Rintoul. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Rintoul, Donald

Rights Holder: Rintoul, Donald


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