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Surcouf Hotel and Restaurant surfcoat Hotel and Restaurant

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3529 / 50°21'10"N

Longitude: -4.4537 / 4°27'13"W

OS Eastings: 225542

OS Northings: 53210

OS Grid: SX255532

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W1V1

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.GQG

Entry Name: Surcouf Hotel and Restaurant surfcoat Hotel and Restaurant

Listing Date: 17 September 1973

Last Amended: 8 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282824

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376416

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


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SX2453 LOWER CHAPEL STREET, East Looe
857-1/4/33 (North East side)
17/09/73 Surcouf Hotel and Restaurant
(Formerly Listed as:
LOWER CHAPEL STREET, East Looe
(North East side)
Albatross Guest House)

GV II

Two town houses, now an hotel and restaurant. C16/C17,
remodelled C18. Rendered rubble; windows breaking the eaves.
PLAN: single-depth plan with mid-C19 outshut to rear left.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with 2nd floor partly in roof space;
6-window range (1st floor). Early C19 16-pane hornless sashes
to 2nd floor left, 3 sashes to 1st floor left and 5th from
left, otherwise later horned copies or later 4-pane horned
sashes except for two C20 plate-glass windows to ground floor
left flanking pilastered doorway with moulded entablature with
dentilled cornice; C20 pair of V-jointed doors.
Rear has 3-storey 1-window range on the left with mid C19
12-pane sashes over panelled and glazed door; otherwise 2
storeys with shallow jetty to 1st floor, 3-window range with
3-light, 2-light and single-light casements, most with 4 panes
per light; mid C19 12-pane casement to ground floor left.
INTERIOR: original 6-bay oak roof structure with morticed
collars and curved feet where visible; breast of original rear
lateral stack visible to mid C19 outshut roof space; one C18
2-panel door; mid C19 open-well staircase with stick
balusters.


Listing NGR: SX2554253210

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

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