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The Leather Workshop

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3531 / 50°21'11"N

Longitude: -4.4542 / 4°27'15"W

OS Eastings: 225509

OS Northings: 53234

OS Grid: SX255532

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W1QP

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.GJW

Entry Name: The Leather Workshop

Listing Date: 2 April 1987

Last Amended: 8 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376442

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 QUAY STREET, East Looe
857-1/4/47 (East side)
02/04/87 The Leather Workshop
(Formerly Listed as:
Building adjoining White Barn to


Probable fisherman's stores, now shop. C17. Rubble with stop
chamfered oak lintels; steep rag slate roof. Deep plan end on
to street. 2 storeys; 1-window range. C20 window in small
opening over original doorway with C20 door. INTERIOR: part
slate-flagged and part cobbled floor; stop chamfered oak
joists open to wide floorboards. Visible to interior of rear
end is a small oak 2-light mullioned window and what is said
to be a sounding hole for signalling used in connection with
smuggling. The building adjoining White Barn was listed on

Listing NGR: SX2550953234

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

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