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Tudor Block House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3582 / 50°21'29"N

Longitude: -4.1718 / 4°10'18"W

OS Eastings: 245611

OS Northings: 53173

OS Grid: SX456531

Mapcode National: GBR NV.VVML

Mapcode Global: FRA 2843.4JV

Entry Name: Tudor Block House

Listing Date: 23 January 1968

Last Amended: 26 January 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61866

Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Maker

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/209 Tudor Block House
(formerly listed as the Blockhouse
23.1.68 at the Garden Battery)

Coastal defence block house. Circa 1540. Slatestone rubble. Square on plan.
Single storey with roof platform with remains of battlements. Doorways on two
sides, of which one is a later alteration. Main doorway to landward side, plain
square-headed one with squint and drawbar holes. Gun ports on 3 sides. Tablet of
1980 with the history of the building. Severely plain interior. A part of the
Henrician defences of Plymouth Sound.
Ancient Monument no. 315.

Listing NGR: SX4334551282

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

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