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FIRLE TOWER

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: FIRLE TOWER

List entry Number: 1043947

Location

FIRLE TOWER

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Firle

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Aug-1965

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 292912

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

FIRLE FIRLE PARK 1. 5206 Firle Tower TQ 40 NE 15/521 20.8.65. II

2. Dated 1819. Built by the third Viscount Gage as a game-keepers cottage and placed at the top of a small hill so that the game-keeper could signal to the keeper of Plashet deer-park at Ringmer, which also belonged to Lord Gage. Circular tower of 3 storeys. Faced with flints. Castellated parapet. Sash windows with glazing bars intact.

Listing NGR: TQ4808607196

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National Grid Reference: TQ4808607196

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