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Tudor Block House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3582 / 50°21'29"N

Longitude: -4.1718 / 4°10'18"W

OS Eastings: 245611

OS Northings: 53173

OS Grid: SX456531

Mapcode National: GBR NV.VVML

Mapcode Global: FRA 2843.4JV

Entry Name: Tudor Block House

Listing Date: 23 January 1968

Last Amended: 26 January 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61866

Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Maker

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SX 45 SE MAKER-WITH-RAME MOUNT EDGCUMBE COUNTRY PARK

7/209 Tudor Block House
(formerly listed as the Blockhouse
23.1.68 at the Garden Battery)
GV II*

Coastal defence block house. Circa 1540. Slatestone rubble. Square on plan.
Single storey with roof platform with remains of battlements. Doorways on two
sides, of which one is a later alteration. Main doorway to landward side, plain
square-headed one with squint and drawbar holes. Gun ports on 3 sides. Tablet of
1980 with the history of the building. Severely plain interior. A part of the
Henrician defences of Plymouth Sound.
Ancient Monument no. 315.


Listing NGR: SX4334551282

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