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THE WATER TOWER (STANDING IN THE NORTH EAST CORNER OF THE CHURCHYARD)

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: THE WATER TOWER (STANDING IN THE NORTH EAST CORNER OF THE CHURCHYARD)

List entry Number: 1044326

Location

THE WATER TOWER (STANDING IN THE NORTH EAST CORNER OF THE CHURCHYARD), CHURCH SQUARE

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

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rye

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Oct-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 291907

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1578 CHURCH SQUARE

The Water Tower (standing in the north- east corner of the churchyard) TQ 9220 1/2 12.l0.51.

II* GV

2. The Water Tower is scheduled as an AM. Erected in 1733-1735. Red brick. Built in 2 sections, both oval in shape, the lower having a coved brick roof forming half a dome surmounted at its inner ridge or apex by the upper section. Tiled-roof with a lead ridge and a pointed wooden pinnacle. On the east and west sides of the upper section are rectangular openings with segmental heads containing wooden shutters with oval openings in the centre. The lead pump attached is dated 1826.

The Water Tower, Nos 1 to 5 (odd) and Nos 2 to 12 (even) form a group.



Listing NGR: TQ9217620322

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National Grid Reference: TQ 92176 20322

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