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Shelter Immediately West of Smeatons Tower, the Promenade

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3644 / 50°21'51"N

Longitude: -4.1434 / 4°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 247651

OS Northings: 53804

OS Grid: SX476538

Mapcode National: GBR RB4.FS

Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.HMQ

Entry Name: Shelter Immediately West of Smeatons Tower, the Promenade

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473835

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4753 THE HOE, Hoe
740-1/66/298 Shelter immediately west of
Smeaton's Tower, The Promenade

GV II

Shelter in public park. Late C19. Cast-iron frame, 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 turned and carved columns with arabesque brackets
and 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-:
665).

Listing NGR: SX4765153804

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