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Lifeboat House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lizard, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 49.9712 / 49°58'16"N

Longitude: -5.1884 / 5°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 171467

OS Northings: 12766

OS Grid: SW714127

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.KVM1

Mapcode Global: FRA 0902.JGH

Entry Name: Lifeboat House

Listing Date: 9 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64638

Location: Landewednack, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Landewednack

Built-Up Area: Lizard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Landewednack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LANDEWEDNACK CHURCH COVE
SW 71 SW
9/58 Lifeboat House
The Cellars
GV II
Lifeboat House, now dwelling. 1887. Inscription: "Erected and presented to Royal
National Lifeboat Institution in memory of T and H S Chavasse and Rev and M C
Chavasse." Rubble stone with granite quoins, lintels and dressings. Slate roof.
Rectangular, lying north-south with double doors in north gable. Terracotta
roundels flank the doors with inscription above. Single narrow glazed light below
apex of gable. South gable: ground floor entrance door with tall narrow window,
single light without glazing bars on right-hand side. Single narrow glazed light
below apex of gable. East elevation: facing the sea, 3 narrow lights with C20
casement windows with glazing bars. Two C20 horizontal windows directly below
eaves. Interior not inspected. Included for group value with the cellars (qv).


Listing NGR: SW7146712766

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