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St Catherine's Oratory

St Catherine's Oratory,Ventnor Address
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St Catherine's Oratory
Niton
Isle of Wight
SO
Map and Directions
St Catherine's Oratory,Ventnor Telephone No.
0370 333 1181
hours
All year any reasonable time. Exterior viewing only. (Property maintained and managed by the National Trust).
parking
Parking On Site
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A tall medieval octagonal tower, allegedly a lighthouse, built here in 1328 as penance for stealing church property from a wrecked ship. Affectionately known as the Pepperpot, it stands on one of the highest parts of the Isle of Wight.
facilities
  • English Heritage
  • National Trust