THE TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1108546

Date first listed: 18-Oct-1949

Statutory Address: THE TOWER

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE TOWER

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

County: Devon

District: South Hams (District Authority)

Parish: Kingswear

National Grid Reference: SX 90334 50283

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SX 95 SW KINGSWEAR FROWARD POINT

10/34 The Tower (formerly listed in 18.10.49 Brixham UD)

- II

Navigation daymark (beacon), situated on headland, Froward Point. Built in 1864. Slate rubble tower 80 feet high. Octagonal on plan, sharply battered with trun- cated open top, and tall narrow pointed-head openings on each side at base form- ing eight stilted piers. Built as a navigational aid by the Dart Harbour Commissioners.

Listing NGR: SX9033450283

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 100576

Legacy System: LBS

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