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Bellrock Hotel and Attached Wall and Railings

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

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Latitude: 49.9146 / 49°54'52"N

Longitude: -6.3125 / 6°18'45"W

OS Eastings: 90523

OS Northings: 10523

OS Grid: SV905105

Mapcode National: GBR BXSX.CC5

Mapcode Global: VGYC4.JDPS

Plus Code: 8CXMWM7P+VX

Entry Name: Bellrock Hotel and Attached Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 6 April 1959

Last Amended: 14 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62487

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


1358-0/8/47 (South side)
06/04/59 Bellrock Hotel and attached walls
and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Bell Rock Hotel And Bell Rock Hotel
on West)


House, now hotel. Early C19 with mid C20 additions and
external details. Granite rubble with aggregate render; green
cement tile roof and rendered ridge and end stacks.
Double-depth plan. 2 storeys with attics; original 3-window
range front to left (east) has quoins to left and 6/6-pane
sashes; 2-window range west wing, heightened in C20 from
single storey to 2 storey, has C20 six/six-pane and 8/8-pane
sashes,C20 part-glazed doors in quoined surround, quoins to
left and plat band. C20 hipped dormers with sashes.
Interior:6-fielded-panelled doors set in moulded architraves;
moulded shutter boxes and architraves to windows. Fine,
possibly reset, fanlight with 1780s leadwork and glazed
sunburst lights and outer band of roundels with florets and
swags; early C19 anthemion detail applied on one side only
suggests re-use of whole light in this position, with Greek
revival pilasters below. Hall has Vitruvian scroll and
anthemion cornice. Dog-leg staircase with swept string,
mahogany handrail and simple turned newel posts from basement
to attics. Room at east with simple reeded cornice, black
polished marble fireplace, long drawn-out scroll brackets and
deep shelf. Subsidsiary features: coursed and dressed granite
forecourt walls surmounted by spear-headed railings
interrupted by urn finials.

Listing NGR: SV9052310523

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

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