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FIRE STATION

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.

Name: FIRE STATION

List entry Number: 1142591

Location

FIRE STATION, FALMOUTH ROAD

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Redruth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66818

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

REDRUTH FALMOUTH ROAD SW 64 SE (east side) 11/263 Fire Station 20.11.87 GV II Fire station, now store. c.1900. Uncoursed killas rubble with granite dressings, slate roof. Rectangular 2 1/2-unit plan. Tall single storey with small turret; 2 tall wagon doorways with altered doors and deep 5-pane overlights; to the left of these a narrow doorway to the same height, with 2-stage overlight in the upper half; moulded cornice carried across, parapet with moulded coping; above the doorway to the left, a stone plaque with raised lettering:- "FIRE STATION" placed at the base of a single-stage corner turret which is square in section but with chamfered corners, and has a narrow 10-pane sashed window to the front and narrower openings in the sides, a moulded cornice carried round, low parapet with moulded coping, and an octagonal siren on the roof, with pyramidal cap. Metal ventilator with conical cap on centre of roof ridge.



Listing NGR: SW6986441815

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National Grid Reference: SW6986441815

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