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Shop Premises Occupied by Dowling and Bay

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.354 / 50°21'14"N

Longitude: -4.4541 / 4°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 225519

OS Northings: 53329

OS Grid: SX255533

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W1QD

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.GKL

Plus Code: 9C2Q9G3W+H9

Entry Name: Shop Premises Occupied by Dowling and Bay

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376383

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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SX2453 FORE STREET, East Looe
857-1/4/12 (West side)
19/03/51 Shop premises occupied by Dowling
and Bay


Also known as: 1666 House FORE STREET.
Possible merchant's house with later shop. 1666 inscription.
Render on timber-frame with C20 mock timber-frame panels;
fairly steep asbestos slate roof. Double-depth plan plus rear
wing on the left; 3 storeys; regular 2-window range. 2nd floor
has rare C18 18-pane horizontal- sliding sashes with thick
glazing bars; 1st floor has taller early C19 16-pane hornless
sashes. Ground floor has recessed C20 bowed shop front with
small panes. INTERIOR: ground floor has C18 bowtell-moulded
axial beams, otherwise not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX2551953329

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