LOWER LIGHTHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1362180

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1950

Statutory Address: LOWER LIGHTHOUSE, ESPLANADE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LOWER LIGHTHOUSE, ESPLANADE

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

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre (District Authority)

Parish: Fleetwood

National Grid Reference: SD 33838 48518

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5299 ESPLANADE Lower Lighthouse SD 3348 2/3 26.4.50 II

2. 1836-41. Opened in 1840 (Preston Chronicle and Railway Magazine) and almost certainly designed by Decimus Burton. Cost £1,000. Ashlar. Red sandstone. 3 stages. Lower stage has a Tuscan order on a 2-step podium, forming a portico in antis on south side. Balustrade with vase-shaped balusters, dies, and moulded rail. Middle stage has 1 blind round-arched door with plain raised frames on each side, each with oculus over. Balcony with cast-iron railings, on plain deep brackets. Top stage octagonal. Moulded cornice. Octagonal dome with tiny octagonal drum at apex.

Listing NGR: SD3383848518

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 184744

Legacy System: LBS

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