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Latitude: 50.3531 / 50°21'11"N
Longitude: -4.4536 / 4°27'13"W
OS Eastings: 225547
OS Northings: 53234
OS Grid: SX255532
Mapcode National: GBR NG.W1W2
Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.GRG
Entry Name: Market Cottage
Listing Date: 17 September 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205545
English Heritage Legacy ID: 376425
Location: Looe, Cornwall, PL13
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
SX2453 MIDDLE MARKET STREET, East Looe
857-1/4/42 (South West side)
17/09/73 Market Cottage
Town house with later shop. Probably C17.
MATERIALS: render on studwork to Middle Market Street front
and to part of left-hand return, otherwise painted rubble;
steep scantle slate roof with large eaves and verge slates; 3
original crested clay ridge tiles; truncated rendered rubble
stack to rear gable.
PLAN: double-depth plan with gable end on to street.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with 2nd floor partly in roof space at
rear (Market Street) and 2 storeys with attic to front end;
blind to 1st floor; small C20 window to centre of gable.
Ground floor has central doorway with C20 door and 3-light
shop window on its left as corner shop with similar window to
Also to return: mid/late C19 4-pane hornless sash; to rubble
part on left a similar sash breaking the eaves as a raking
dormer and C20 window to each floor below, the ground floor
opening spanned by a timber lintel.
Rear, probably originally blind, has late C19 12-pane 2-light
casement to 1st floor right over a rendered area surrounding a
C20 window. INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SX2554753234
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