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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1142268



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Breage

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 65696

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6/7 The Coastguards' Cottages


Terrace of coastguards' cottages, now used as holiday cottages. Circa late C19. Granite rubble with dressed granite quoins, doorsteps, sills, jambstones and voussoirs over shallow arches. Hipped Delabole slate roof laid in diminishing courses with axial chimneys over main range with axial rendered brick chimneys. Slightly projecting eaves with gutters carried on iron brackets. Rectangular double depth plan terrace of cottages either one room or 2 rooms wide. The left hand cottage has 2 storey gable ended one room plan part with entrance set back from the main front wall; the second cottage is larger than the others with a central doorway and a room on either side; then 2 pairs of cottages each one room wide with paired entrances in the middle and an odd one room wide cottage with an entrance at the right hand end with dormered hoist doorway over. Two storeys. Overall 9 window front, probably original 6-pane horned sashes, ledged doors, all in original openings spanned by shallow segmental arches. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW5586228125

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National Grid Reference: SW 55862 28125


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