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Pixie Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Boscastle, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6907 / 50°41'26"N

Longitude: -4.6953 / 4°41'43"W

OS Eastings: 209718

OS Northings: 91358

OS Grid: SX097913

Mapcode National: GBR N3.5ZQ6

Mapcode Global: FRA 1717.YCG

Entry Name: Pixie Shop

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68727

Location: Forrabury and Minster, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Forrabury and Minster

Built-Up Area: Boscastle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Forrabury

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

FORRABURY AND THE HARBOUR, Boscastle
SX 09 SE MINSTER

1/108 Pixie Shop
GV II
Stables, converted into pighouses and then into shop. Circa early C19, converted
into shop in 1957. Painted and rendered slate-stone rubble. Rag slate roof with
gable ends.
Rectangular plan. Entrance originally in left hand gable end with entrance to loft
in right hand gable end as ground rises to right. Entrance inserted in centre of
front elevation when converted to shop.
Symmetrical two window front with two granite 2-centred arched window openings
flanking central door. All openings on front are later alterations. Plank doors in
left hand and right hand gable ends.
Picturesque building on north side of Boscastle harbour.


Listing NGR: SX0971891358

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