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Latitude: 51.1855 / 51°11'7"N
Longitude: -4.6656 / 4°39'56"W
OS Eastings: 213810
OS Northings: 146291
OS Grid: SS138462
Mapcode National: GBR GTVK.9NG
Mapcode Global: VH2S4.2GVL
Entry Name: Tibbetts
Listing Date: 7 October 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104918
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91989
Location: Torridge, Devon, EX39
Electoral Ward/Division: Clovelly Bay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Lundy
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
LUNDY (ISLAND) TIBBETT'S HILL
SS 14 NW
Admiralty coastguard lookout, now used as holiday accommodation.
1909 built by the admiralty. Dressed granite with granite quoins
and low parapet with cornice. Probably flat roof hidden behind
parapet. Central axial stack with dressed granite shaft with
tall glazed pot.
Plan: Living room on right (north) and bedroom and kitchen in
shallow depth part on left (south) with central axial stack
between. What is now the kitchen in front left room was probably
originally an integral outhouse-store.
Exterior: 1 storey. East front 3 windows, one in splay of
projection on right. 12-pane sashes. Doorway to left of centre
with plank door. Wide doorway of former outhouse on left now a
window. All openings with granite lintels. Rear (west)
elevation is a mirror image of the east elevation without
doorways. 2-light sash on north and single light sash on south
end, both with 12-pane.
Interior: Walls and ceilings lined in matchboarding. Living
room has fire place with bracketed shelf and to its left pegs and
lockers probably for signalling equipment. Cupboards in corner
of living room and lockers in bedroom.
Listing NGR: SS1381046291
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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