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Castle Tearooms

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3419 / 50°20'30"N

Longitude: -3.5658 / 3°33'56"W

OS Eastings: 288674

OS Northings: 50284

OS Grid: SX886502

Mapcode National: GBR QT.YTS6

Mapcode Global: FRA 38F4.6NK

Entry Name: Castle Tearooms

Listing Date: 14 September 1949

Last Amended: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387136

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/7/6 Castle Tearooms
(Formerly Listed as:
Castle Cottage (at mouth of Dart
near Castle))


Cottage and lookout tower, now tearooms. Dated 1856, mid C20
extension. Painted stone rubble, flat roof.
PLAN: Small one-room plan cottage with lookout tower to south.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Built in a castellated style. C20
extension in front of original doorway which has been widened
to accommodate the tea rooms. No windows this side. Other
windows relatively small openings and now contain C20
casements with glazing bars, except on the lookout tower which
has a segmental arch over a sash without glazing bars.
Castellated parapet projects on a corbel course which steps up
to a higher level on the southern side where the lookout tower
rises in the same style to its own embattled parapet.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SX8866950286

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

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