Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1201092

Date first listed: 06-May-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Dec-1993

Statutory Address: TOWER HOUSE, 14, TOWER STREET


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Statutory Address: TOWER HOUSE, 14, TOWER STREET

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

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 23211 64878


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SD26SW TOWER STREET, Roa Island 708-1/8/241 (North side) 06/05/76 No.14 Tower House (Formerly Listed as: TOWER STREET, Roa Island Former coastguard house to NE of Roa Island Mission)


Coastguard's house now private dwelling. Mid C19. Cement render and scored stucco with ashlar sandstone dressings, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Chamfered plinth; cement quoins on right. Central feature has raised ashlar doorcase with pilasters, frieze panel and cornice on consoles that are repeated in profile to each side; above is a sunken apron to shell niche beneath archivolt on consoles. Large, 3-light windows to ground floor have quoined, ovolo-moulded surrounds to C20 casements beneath cornices (stone mullions and transoms removed). Short 3-light windows to 1st floor have matching surrounds without cornices (mullions removed) and are set in gabled half-dormers. Shaped kneelers and moulded gable copings to the dormers and end gables. Large end stack on left.

Listing NGR: SD2321164878


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Legacy System number: 388621

Legacy System: LBS

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