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Coastguard Station Flats peninhay

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3552 / 50°21'18"N

Longitude: -4.4573 / 4°27'26"W

OS Eastings: 225297

OS Northings: 53471

OS Grid: SX252534

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W0WF

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.7CL

Plus Code: 9C2Q9G4V+33

Entry Name: Coastguard Station Flats peninhay

Listing Date: 8 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376430

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 NORTH ROAD, West Looe
857-1/4/82 Nos 1-4 (cons) Coastguard Station
Flats and Nos 1, 2 and 3 Peninhay


Coastguard station and houses. 1892-93. Limestone rubble walls
with some stone dressings; dry slate roof with central
crosswing gable and to far right stone and brick axial stacks.
Double-depth plan terrace of 8 houses: central pair flanking a
carriage entrance with observation room over. 2 storeys;
overall slightly asymmetrical 17-window range. Original horned
sashes with glazing bars; central entrance gateway with
moulded 4-centred arch; corbelled canted oriel window over;
small flanking windows to each floor and flanking 1-window
fronts. At either side of this are 2 pairs, the left-hand pair
with pair of central doorways, the other pair with 2 small
windows between doorways. Slightly taller house with 2-window
range on the left and house on right with shallow gable
projection and pair of windows to each floor. Various C20
doors. INTERIORS not inspected. A complete and impressive
example of its type.

Listing NGR: SX2529753471

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