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A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3561 / 50°21'21"N

Longitude: -4.1543 / 4°9'15"W

OS Eastings: 246849

OS Northings: 52903

OS Grid: SX468529

Mapcode National: GBR NW.VSX2

Mapcode Global: FRA 2853.CC5

Plus Code: 9C2Q9R4W+C7

Entry Name: Guardhouse

Listing Date: 19 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473140

ID on this website: 101067140

Location: West Hoe, Plymouth, Devon, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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740-1/7/238 Guardhouse


Original function not known but later used as a guardhouse.
Early C19 with later C19 alterations. Slate and limestone
rubble with granite quoins, and with brick arches and
patching; dry slate hipped roof. Small single-cell rectangular
building. The original building was square with a central
doorway and it appears to have been extended on the left [SW]
Single storey; asymmetrical SE front. Doorway to right with
cambered red brickwork and planked door; small square window
to its left and small window on left above blocked opening.
INTERIOR: no features of interest observed.

Listing NGR: SX4684952903

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