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WATERLOO TOWER IN GROUNDS OF QUEX PARK

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: WATERLOO TOWER IN GROUNDS OF QUEX PARK

List entry Number: 1094674

Location

WATERLOO TOWER IN GROUNDS OF QUEX PARK

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

County: Kent

District: Thanet

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Birchington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356665

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

QUEX PARK 1. 1380 BIRCHINGTON-ON-SEA Waterloo Tower in grounds of Quex Park TR 36 NW 9/87A

II

2. 1818-1820. Built of red brick. 4 storeys with 4 octagonal turrets. Crenellated, Lancets with Gothick glazing bars and arrow-slit windows. It is surmounted by a later C19 cast iron spire crowned by a hen weathervane. The base has 2 1 storeyed entrance lodges with crocketted spires, also crenellated. Royal Coat of Arms above doorcase, Mausoleum at base with the inscription: "This tower was restored and the mausoleum was dedicated to the memory of Henry Horace Powell Cotton by his son 1896." The interior has a peal of 12 bells.

Listing NGR: TR3087668294

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National Grid Reference: TR 31082 68041

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