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Town Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Germans, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3967 / 50°23'48"N

Longitude: -4.3108 / 4°18'38"W

OS Eastings: 235860

OS Northings: 57753

OS Grid: SX358577

Mapcode National: GBR NN.S8KJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 18V0.4DB

Entry Name: Town Lodge

Listing Date: 23 January 1968

Last Amended: 9 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62096

Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Germans

Built-Up Area: St Germans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germans Group Parish

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 35 NE
St Germans
7/99 (17/173) Town Lodge (formerly listed as the
23.1.68 Gatehouse, Port Eliot


Lodge to Port Eliot. Circa 1840 with few later alterations. Greenstone ashlar with
limestone dressings, plinth, quoins and gateway. Slate roof behind embattled parapet.
Plan: pair of one-room plan lodges, linked by a gateway in limestone. Tudor Gothic
Exterior: Each lodge is of 2 storeys, symmetrical. Ground floor has 3-light window
with cusped lights and square hood mould, band course, first floor embattled oriel
with 4 cusped lights and cornice. Central 4-centred arched moulded gateway with
quartrefoils in recessed spandrels, parapet with blind quartrefoil panels; panel with
arms, supporters and coronet of the Earls of St Germans. Stacks to outer sides of
lodges. Inner side to right has canted bay at ground floor, with 4 cusped lights and
panelled parapet, 4-panelled Gothic door to right with hood mould. First floor
string course and two 2-light windows with cusped lights and hood mould; embattled
parapet. Inner side to left as to right, with small single storey addition to right
with two 2-light casements with 2-centred arched heads and door with overlight;
cornice with one gargoyle. Small single storey addition to end with 2-light
casement with stone mullion and hood mould, embattled parapet. Outer side blind.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX3586057753

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