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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: 1142690



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Camborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66564

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CAMBORNE BASSET ROAD SW 63 NW (west side) 10/19 No.34 (The Lowenac Hotel) GV II House, now hotel. Said to be 1845; altered and extended. Stucco, presumably on rubble, modern tiled roof. Double-pile plan, now with modern entrance vestibule at left end. Two storeys; symmetrical 4-bay facade has corner pilasters and 4-pane sashed windows with moulded architraves, those at ground floor taller and with cornices on consoles; 2- span hipped roof with projecting eaves, no chimneys. Modern single-storey entrance vestibule at left end not of special interest. Rear has inter alia a single-storey canted bay and a round-headed stairwindow; modern extension not of special interest. Interior: original front door at left end with set-in fluted columns, margin glazing and fanlight with intersecting tracery; axial hallway; elaborate moulded plaster decoration in hallway and principal rooms including fluted Corinthian pilasters, foliated modillions, cornices with egg-and-dart, acanthus and vine, and fine undercut ribbon and lily decoration; front rooms connected by large doorway with elaborate architrave, flanked by curved doorways in rounded corners; large open-well staircase with open string, scrolled brackets, 2 slender turned balusters per tread, wreathed handrail

Listing NGR: SW6457739709

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National Grid Reference: SW 64577 39709


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