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WATCH TOWER STUDIO AND FORMER LIFEBOAT SHED

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: WATCH TOWER STUDIO AND FORMER LIFEBOAT SHED

List entry Number: 1201098

Location

WATCH TOWER STUDIO AND FORMER LIFEBOAT SHED, CHURCH END

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Looe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Sep-1973

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 376369

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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

LOOE

SX2453 CHURCH END, East Looe 857-1/4/5 Watch Tower Studio and former 17/09/73 Lifeboat Shed

GV II

Former Lifeboat shed and watchtower, now used as council store and studio. c1860. Rubble with granite quoins and red brick arches and flush strings; dry slate roofs with projecting eaves with exposed moulded rafter ends and purlins; crested red ridge tiles. T-shaped plan. Italianate style. 2-storey tower, single-storey boat shed. Round-arched single-light windows except group of 3 lights to first floor front of tower; large 3-light transomed window under segmental arch to rear end of boat house; front doorway under similar arch with original transomed fanlight over part-glazed doors; oculae to tower gables. Simple interior where inspected.

Listing NGR: SX2560453131

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National Grid Reference: SX2560453131

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