History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Battery

A Grade II Listed Building in St Germans, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.3945 / 50°23'40"N

Longitude: -4.3029 / 4°18'10"W

OS Eastings: 236408

OS Northings: 57491

OS Grid: SX364574

Mapcode National: GBR NN.SJL9

Mapcode Global: FRA 18W0.7GD

Entry Name: The Battery

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62120

Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Germans

Built-Up Area: St Germans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germans Group Parish

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Saint Germans

Listing Text

SX 35 NE
5/124 The Battery


Ornamental battery. Probably mid C19. Slatestone rubble wall with 6 cannon facing
out to the River Tiddy.
Low front wall, about 30 metres long, embattled, with slate coping to the merlons.
The wall is returned to the south for about 30 metres, without battlements, with
slate coping. Two of the guns are dated 1808 and inscribed RUELLE and NEVERS, one
other dated 1617.

Listing NGR: SX3640857491

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.