BLOCKHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1129960

Date first listed: 09-Nov-1998

Statutory Address: BLOCKHOUSE, ADMIRALTY ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BLOCKHOUSE, ADMIRALTY ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: City of Plymouth (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SX 45946 53346

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Details

PLYMOUTH

SX4453 ADMIRALTY ROAD 740-1/64/715 (North side (off)) Stonehouse, Devil's Point Blockhouse

GV II

Blockhouse. Probably 1509-1539. Rubble with granite dressings. Irregular (stretched) octagonal plan with doorway to landward side and gunports to seaward side (the longer sides). Chamfered granite doorway spanned by shallow 2-centred arch; pair of square gunports with rebates for shutters. INTERIOR: not inspected. Part of a series of coastal defences at Plymouth probably built in the reign of Henry VIII.



Listing NGR: SX4594653346

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 473162

Legacy System: LBS

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