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Latitude: 50.3561 / 50°21'21"N
Longitude: -4.1543 / 4°9'15"W
OS Eastings: 246849
OS Northings: 52903
OS Grid: SX468529
Mapcode National: GBR NW.VSX2
Mapcode Global: FRA 2853.CC5
Entry Name: Guardhouse
Listing Date: 19 December 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067140
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473140
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX45SE DRAKE'S ISLAND
Original function not known but later used as a guardhouse.
Early C19 with later C19 alterations. Slate and limestone
rubble with granite quoins, and with brick arches and
patching; dry slate hipped roof. Small single-cell rectangular
building. The original building was square with a central
doorway and it appears to have been extended on the left [SW]
Single storey; asymmetrical SE front. Doorway to right with
cambered red brickwork and planked door; small square window
to its left and small window on left above blocked opening.
INTERIOR: no features of interest observed.
Listing NGR: SX4684952903
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