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Shearwater and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hugh town, Isles of Scilly

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Latitude: 49.9144 / 49°54'51"N

Longitude: -6.3145 / 6°18'52"W

OS Eastings: 90382

OS Northings: 10507

OS Grid: SV903105

Mapcode National: GBR BXSX.BGK

Mapcode Global: VGYC4.HDNY

Entry Name: Shearwater and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Last Amended: 14 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62540

Location: St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21

County: Isles of Scilly

Civil Parish: St. Mary's

Built-Up Area: Hugh town

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Isles of Scilly

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SV9010 THE PARADE, Hugh Town
1358-0/8/99 (South side)
06/04/59 Shearwater and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)


House. Early C19. Roughly coursed granite rubble with
pebbledash render front; gabled slate roof; brick end stacks.
Double-depth plan with central entry and staircase. 2 storeys
with attics; symmetrical 3-window range. Trellis work porch to
front of C20 door with overlight. Ground floor has 2
slightly-bowed tripartite sashes with glazing bars, of c1900;
first-floor 6/6-pane sashes; 2 hipped attic dormers with
similar sashes and slate-hung cheeks. Interior: panelled dados
to bay windows, with reeded cornices and moulded wood
architraves; ovolo-moulded joists to first floor; iron-bolted
A-frame trusses, typical of C19 Scillonian construction.
Subsidiary features: mid C19 decorative cast-iron railings to

Listing NGR: SV9038210507

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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