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Town Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Germans, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3967 / 50°23'48"N

Longitude: -4.3108 / 4°18'38"W

OS Eastings: 235860

OS Northings: 57753

OS Grid: SX358577

Mapcode National: GBR NN.S8KJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 18V0.4DB

Entry Name: Town Lodge

Listing Date: 23 January 1968

Last Amended: 9 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62096

Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Germans

Built-Up Area: St Germans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germans Group Parish

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST GERMANS FORE STREET, (north side),
SX 35 NE
St Germans
7/99 (17/173) Town Lodge (formerly listed as the
23.1.68 Gatehouse, Port Eliot

GV II*

Lodge to Port Eliot. Circa 1840 with few later alterations. Greenstone ashlar with
limestone dressings, plinth, quoins and gateway. Slate roof behind embattled parapet.
Plan: pair of one-room plan lodges, linked by a gateway in limestone. Tudor Gothic
style.
Exterior: Each lodge is of 2 storeys, symmetrical. Ground floor has 3-light window
with cusped lights and square hood mould, band course, first floor embattled oriel
with 4 cusped lights and cornice. Central 4-centred arched moulded gateway with
quartrefoils in recessed spandrels, parapet with blind quartrefoil panels; panel with
arms, supporters and coronet of the Earls of St Germans. Stacks to outer sides of
lodges. Inner side to right has canted bay at ground floor, with 4 cusped lights and
panelled parapet, 4-panelled Gothic door to right with hood mould. First floor
string course and two 2-light windows with cusped lights and hood mould; embattled
parapet. Inner side to left as to right, with small single storey addition to right
with two 2-light casements with 2-centred arched heads and door with overlight;
cornice with one gargoyle. Small single storey addition to end with 2-light
casement with stone mullion and hood mould, embattled parapet. Outer side blind.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX3586057753

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