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© Mr Derek Routen

IoE Number: 285374
Location: MARTELLO TOWER AT TM 358 410,
  BAWDSEY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Derek Routen
Date Photographed: 22 November 2001
Date listed: 31 August 1988
Date of last amendment: 31 August 1988
Grade II

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BAWDSEYTM 34 SE11/11Martello Towerat TM 358 410G.V.II

BAWDSEY TM 34 SE 11/11 Martello Tower at TM 358 410 G.V. II Defensive Tower. c.1810-1812. Col Twiss and Capt Ford. Yellow brick with ashlar dressings. Three storeys. Tear-drop-shaped plan; the sharper end facing East towards the sea. Battered walls. At first floor level are a series of 4 window openings with cambered heads which have slightly projecting ashlar surrounds with lugs to the top, centre and bottom of each side. At the same level and facing west is a doorway with ashlar surround and an inset ashlar ladder-slope below the sill.

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