Office, Study Room Type, Desk, Light Hardwood Floor, and Chair The tower, which now holds a study and several other living spaces, was in disrepair. Its original brickwork had to be washed inside and out, and the exterior was coated with a hydrophobic mineral paint by Keim to make it harder for rain to  penetrate.  Lister Tower from A Refurbished, Victorian-Era Brick Tower in Hampshire