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4, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Liskeard, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4549 / 50°27'17"N

Longitude: -4.4617 / 4°27'41"W

OS Eastings: 225351

OS Northings: 64569

OS Grid: SX253645

Mapcode National: GBR NF.NRSV

Mapcode Global: FRA 17JV.KM4

Entry Name: 4, Castle Street

Listing Date: 15 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382133

Location: Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Liskeard

Built-Up Area: Liskeard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Liskeard

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


979-1/5/41 (East side)


Large shop with domestic accommodation. 1886 date plaque
inscribed 'WPP'. Asbestos slatehanging on studwork to front,
otherwise stucco on masonry with moulded string between upper
floors; steep asbestos slate hipped roof with gabled roof
dormers with 4-pane 2-light casements; projecting eaves with
paired brackets to corners; brick end stacks. Double-depth
3 storeys at the front, 2 storeys at the rear. Symmetrical
3-window street front. Paired 2-pane horned sashes; ground
floor with complete original large 2:1:2-bay
4-light-plus-sidelights shop front with recessed central
doorway with pair of glazed elliptical-arched doors with
overlight between 2-light sidelights with quadrant lights next
to door; granite stall risers and end piers; elliptical-arched
lights; shaped mullions with returned consoles between bays;
moulded entablature with paired end consoles under a moulded
cornice. Left-hand return is a 2-window entrance front with
wide recessed central-1st floor segmental-arched pilastered
doorway approached by steps with turned balustrade; 6-panel
door with overlight; shop front returns for 2 bays, 4 lights
in similar detail to street front; 1st-floor windows within
moulded surrounds with moulded hoods; 2nd floor windows in
simpler keyed surrounds, all with 4-pane horned sashes on
sills over brackets. INTERIOR not inspected. Fine quality and
unusually complete shop front.

Listing NGR: SX2535164569

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

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