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© Mr Derek Routen

IoE Number: 285375
Location: MARTELLO TOWER ADJACENT TO ROSE COTTAGE, EAST LANE (south off)
  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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BAWDSEY(Off) EAST LANETM 33 NW(South side)12/12Martello Tower

BAWDSEY (Off) EAST LANE TM 33 NW (South side) 12/12 Martello Tower adjacent to Rose Cottage G.V. II Defensive tower. c.1810-1812. Col Twiss and Capt Ford. Rendered 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 slighly 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. A C20 glazed porch rises above the parapet with single-pitched roof of timber and glass. Rose Cottage is not a listed building.

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