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Former Butter Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3528 / 50°21'10"N

Longitude: -4.4571 / 4°27'25"W

OS Eastings: 225302

OS Northings: 53206

OS Grid: SX253532

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W0ZH

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.FFQ

Entry Name: Former Butter Market

Listing Date: 17 September 1973

Last Amended: 8 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201105

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376395

Location: Looe, Cornwall, PL13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Looe

Built-Up Area: Looe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Martin with St Nicholas, Looe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SX2453 FORE STREET, West Looe
857-1/4/74 Former Butter Market
(Formerly Listed as:
Premises of PA Shelley)


Former butter market. 1853 datestone. Slatestone rubble with
some granite dressings; dry slate polygonal roof with deep
projecting eaves and central bellcote with segmental-arched
openings over moulded imposts and modillion cornice; small
hexagonal plan. Single-storey. West front has central
elliptically-arched opening with impost blocks, dropped
keyblock and datestone above. Other elevations, originally
open now with plate-glass shop windows with doorway to
north-east side. INTERIOR ceiling with radiating tie beams of

Listing NGR: SX2530253206

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

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