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Latitude: 50.3643 / 50°21'51"N
Longitude: -4.1417 / 4°8'30"W
OS Eastings: 247773
OS Northings: 53789
OS Grid: SX477537
Mapcode National: GBR RBF.S6
Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.Q8T
Entry Name: Shelter by Smeatons Tower, the Promenade
Listing Date: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386447
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473834
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4753 THE HOE, Hoe
740-1/66/297 Shelter by Smeaton's Tower, The
Shelter in public park. Late C19. Cast-iron frame with wooden
partitions and seats; hipped dry slate roof with deep
projecting eaves. Rectangular plan with recessed seat on each
side. The roof is carried on central column at either end and
4 pairs of slender turned and carved columns with arabesque
brackets to decorated frieze. Slatted seats on ornate
cast-iron supports. Boarded ceiling.
One of a good group of garden buildings on the Hoe, extended
and replanned in the 1880s.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4777353789
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