THE OLD WATCH TOWER AND ATTACHED WALLS, IN GROUNDS OF THE GRANGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1304381
Date first listed:
01-Sep-1988
Statutory Address:
THE OLD WATCH TOWER AND ATTACHED WALLS, IN GROUNDS OF THE GRANGE, NORTHUMBERLAND STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD WATCH TOWER AND ATTACHED WALLS, IN GROUNDS OF THE GRANGE, NORTHUMBERLAND STREET

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Alnmouth
National Grid Reference:
NU2455210515

Details

NU 2410 20/29

ALNMOUTH NORTHUMBERLAND STREET (West side, off) The Old Watch Tower and attached walls, in grounds of The Grange II

Former harbourmaster's office, with attached walls. Probably earlier C18. Brick in irregular stretcher bond except for external faces of walls and lower courses of external walls of office, which are large squared stone; walls have flat slab coping. Welsh slate roof. Office is a 2-storey square building. Front shows 2 round arches, with C20 glazing, below a renewed 16-pane sash window with a soldier lintel; pyramidal roof with restored griffin weathervane. Left return shows similar window. Right return shows restored stone stair to renewed door under soldier lintel. Attached wall to south 1.5 metres high with gabled coping. Longer attached wall to east 5 metres high with flat coping and slightly-higher centre section.

Listing NGR: NU2455210515

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
236920
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15200/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Spence. Source Historic England Archive
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