History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Old Barbican

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3571 / 50°21'25"N

Longitude: -4.4512 / 4°27'4"W

OS Eastings: 225737

OS Northings: 53668

OS Grid: SX257536

Mapcode National: GBR NG.VVWQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.3QT

Entry Name: The Old Barbican

Listing Date: 8 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376365

Location: Looe, Cornwall, PL13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Looe

Built-Up Area: Looe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Martin with St Nicholas, Looe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Looe

Listing Text


LOOE

SX2453SE BARBICAN HILL, East Looe
857-1/4/2 (South side)
08/01/88 The Old Barbican

II

Detached house on old fortified site. Late C18, remodelling of
older house. Rendered rubble; slatehanging to 1st floor; dry
slate roof; large external stack on left. Rectangular
double-depth plan with central cross passage and rear stair
hall plus later lean-to on the right. 2 storeys; overall
4-window range with original nearly symmetrical 3-window front
on the left with left-of-centre doorway. Old 3-light casements
with horizontal glazing bars, except for small-pane casement
to bottom left. C19 glazed and flush-panelled door to original
part, later door on right; slate hoods on brackets. Rear has
irregularly disposed casements including 3-light stair window.
Right-hand end has old panelled door on the left. INTERIOR:
some slate flagged floors; original 2-panel doors; large
fireplaces with later chimney-pieces; original joists to
right-hand room; original simple staircase with stick
balusters.


Listing NGR: SX2573753668

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.