PENINNIS HEAD LIGHTHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1328857
Date first listed:
14-Dec-1992
Statutory Address:
PENINNIS HEAD LIGHTHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PENINNIS HEAD LIGHTHOUSE

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

District:
Isles of Scilly (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
St. Mary's
National Grid Reference:
SV9110509372

Details

ST. MARY'S

SV91SW Peninnis Head Lighthouse 1358-0/4/35

II

Automatic lighthouse. 1911. Cast-iron and steel structure. 3-storey tower with fourth storey light. Circular base with 2-storey openwork canted stanchions with x-frame ties, internal ladder access. Canted third floor with riveted metal sides and porthole opening. Metal railings to gallery on brackets. Door to light storey with "V"-profile glazing and circular roof with circular finial. (P Laws: The Buildings of Scilly: Redruth: 1980-: 22; B.H. St.J.O'Neil: Isles of Scilly: London (HMSO): 1950-: 33).

Listing NGR: SV9110109381

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
62472
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Laws, P, The Buildings of Scilly, (1980), 22
O'Neil, BH St J , Isles of Scilly, (1950), 33

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

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Date: 21 May 2004
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