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Inner Hope Former Lifeboat Station, South Huish

Description: Inner Hope Former Lifeboat Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 100798

OS Grid Reference: SX6752139662
OS Grid Coordinates: 267521, 39662
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2421, -3.8592

Location: Outer Hope, Devon TQ7 3HP

Locality: South Huish
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3HP

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Listing Text

SOUTH HUISH INNER HOPE
SX 63 NE
7/101 Inner Hope former Lifeboat Station
(formerly listed under Marlborough CP)
31.10.86
G.V. II

Former lifeboat station. 1875. Local slatestone rubble walls with firestone
dressings. Gabled slate roof. Rectangular plan with entrance in gable end facing
beach.
Exterior: single storey with attic. Gabled facade with offset buttresses, coped
parapet and apex finial. Altered entrance partly filled in, perhaps after earlier
enlargement. 2 roundels in gable with monogram A E (?) and Prince of Wales
feathers with a masonic device. Jet tied bay window in gable with canted sides,
wooden casement windows. Side walls have 4 shoulder-headed openings with slotted
louvres or casements. External stairs on road side. Boarded door at rear.
Included as a virtually unaltered example.


Listing NGR: SX6752739659

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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