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HARBOUR WHARFS AND PIERS INCLUDING THE TWO LIGHT-HOUSES (ONE DISUSED)

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: HARBOUR WHARFS AND PIERS INCLUDING THE TWO LIGHT-HOUSES (ONE DISUSED)

List entry Number: 1143383

Location

HARBOUR WHARFS AND PIERS INCLUDING THE TWO LIGHT-HOUSES (ONE DISUSED)

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Ives

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 04-Jun-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 68910

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

Harbour Wharfs and iili18rfB and 1. Piers including the 1587 two light-house (one disused) SW 54 SW 1/280 4.6.52.

II*

2. Smeaton's Pier to the north east of the harbour was build between 1767 and 1770, designed by John Smeaton. In the design the attractive squat lighthouse at the end of this pier is of coursed granite ashlar, octagonal form on large square plinth, domed mental roof and iron railed balcony. It is large used as a lighthouse. Smeaton's Pier was lengthened 1888- 1888- 90 ans at its head is a small ooctagonal lighthouse. Including the West Pier which was erected in 1894 for shipping roadstone form a local quarry. Also including the harbour wharfs along north and west harbour, ramped alls and slipways.



Listing NGR: SW5208840784

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National Grid Reference: SW5208840784

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