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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 OLD LIGHTHOUSE

List entry Number: 1083400

Location

THE OLD LIGHTHOUSE, LIGHTHOUSE ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
East Riding of YorkshireUnitary AuthorityFlamborough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Jan-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 166822

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

TA 27 SW FLAMBOROUGH LIGHTHOUSE ROAD (north side)

7/46 The Old Lighthouse (Formerly listed as 11.1.52 Beacon Tower) - II*

Former lighthouse, 1674. Coursed chalk rubble with stone dressings; later repairs in red and light brown brick. Octagonal tower of 4 stages and brick parapet, all marked by moulded string-courses. Boarded door in pointed red brick surround; blocked door in pointed yellow brick to landward side. Rectangular windows to upper 3 stages on seaward facing cardinal sides: stone surrounds with plain chamfers to reveals, sills, and lintels. Low roof behind parapet. Interior contains C20 wooden stairs and floors. This lighthouse, established as a business venture by Sir John Clayton, was never used.

Listing NGR: TA2496670810

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National Grid Reference: TA 24966 70810

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