FORMER ARTILLERY STORE APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES WEST OF COASTGUARD LOOKOUT IN NORTHERN FORT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208137
Date first listed:
10-Jan-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
18-Oct-1991
Statutory Address:
FORMER ARTILLERY STORE APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES WEST OF COASTGUARD LOOKOUT IN NORTHERN FORT, BERRY HEAD COUNTRY PARK

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORMER ARTILLERY STORE APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES WEST OF COASTGUARD LOOKOUT IN NORTHERN FORT
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1208137 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 18-Aug-2019 at 07:57:53.

Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER ARTILLERY STORE APPROXIMATELY 12 METRES WEST OF COASTGUARD LOOKOUT IN NORTHERN FORT, BERRY HEAD COUNTRY PARK

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Brixham
National Grid Reference:
SX 94597 56571

Details

BRIXHAM

SX95NW BERRY HEAD COUNTRY PARK, Berry Head 1946-1/2/6 Former artillery store approx. 12m W 10/01/75 of coastguard lookout in northern fort (Formerly Listed as: BERRY HEAD COMMON Berry Head Fort, Old Artillery Store)

GV II

Artillery store, now public shelter. 1795-1802. Coursed stone rubble. Slated roof. A simple small oblong with wide doorway on east side, facing the magazine and beyond it, the site of the gun battery. 1 storey with loft. Front has doorway flanked by 2 large windows. All 3 have deep rectangular holes in the jambs, presumably connected with securing the door and window frames. Plain hatch with wood lintel in top of north gable. INTERIOR: the loft floor has plain beams and joists, probably C20. Pye and Slater describe the roof as 'of relatively recent date'. (Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Reports: Pye AR: Berry Head Fort, Brixham: 1990-: 22).

Listing NGR: SX9459756571

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
383519
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit Report' in Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit, (1990), 22

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 10 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04458/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Dennis Coote. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].