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The Lowenac Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2105 / 50°12'37"N

Longitude: -5.3009 / 5°18'3"W

OS Eastings: 164577

OS Northings: 39709

OS Grid: SW645397

Mapcode National: GBR FX94.0MZ

Mapcode Global: VH12J.2ZG1

Entry Name: The Lowenac Hotel

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66564

Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camborne

Built-Up Area: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Camborne and Tuckinghill

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

CAMBORNE BASSET ROAD
SW 63 NW
(west side)
10/19
No.34 (The Lowenac Hotel)
GV
II
House, now hotel. Said to be 1845; altered and extended. Stucco,
presumably on rubble, modern tiled roof. Double-pile plan, now with
modern entrance vestibule at left end. Two storeys; symmetrical 4-bay
facade has corner pilasters and 4-pane sashed windows with moulded
architraves, those at ground floor taller and with cornices on consoles; 2-
span hipped roof with projecting eaves, no chimneys. Modern single-storey
entrance vestibule at left end not of special interest. Rear has inter alia a
single-storey canted bay and a round-headed stairwindow; modern extension
not of special interest. Interior: original front door at left end with set-in
fluted columns, margin glazing and fanlight with intersecting tracery; axial
hallway; elaborate moulded plaster decoration in hallway and principal
rooms including fluted Corinthian pilasters, foliated modillions, cornices
with egg-and-dart, acanthus and vine, and fine undercut ribbon and lily
decoration; front rooms connected by large doorway with elaborate
architrave, flanked by curved doorways in rounded corners; large open-well
staircase with open string, scrolled brackets, 2 slender turned balusters per
tread, wreathed handrail


Listing NGR: SW6457739709

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