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The Old Salutation Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Looe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3536 / 50°21'12"N

Longitude: -4.454 / 4°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 225521

OS Northings: 53288

OS Grid: SX255532

Mapcode National: GBR NG.W1RM

Mapcode Global: FRA 18K3.GLV

Entry Name: The Old Salutation Inn

Listing Date: 17 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376386

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

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Listing Text


SX2453 FORE STREET, East Looe
857-1/4/16 (West side)
17/09/73 The Old Salutation Inn


Public house. C17, remodelled in C18. Incised stucco on
timber-frame with rusticated quoins; steep rag slate hipped
front roof with projecting eaves and exposed rafter ends;
rendered rubble end stacks; rear wing with steep asbestos
slate roof with hipped canted rear end and 2 rendered rubble
lateral stacks. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Early C19 hornless
sashes with glazing bars; 20-pane sashes on the left and wide
24-pane sash at lower level to 1st-floor right directly over
wider early C19 3-light shopfront with 12 panes per light and
simple moulded entablature. Central pilastered doorway.
INTERIOR: room on right is full-depth of 5 bays with C17 axial
beams and joists, the end of the beams carried on later,
reused ships' timbers. The fireplace of the former front room
has a rare late C18 cast-iron double horseshoe grate.

Listing NGR: SX2552153288

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