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Custom House

A Grade II Listed Building in Penzance, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1167 / 50°6'59"N

Longitude: -5.5319 / 5°31'55"W

OS Eastings: 147605

OS Northings: 30039

OS Grid: SW476300

Mapcode National: GBR DXQC.NW1

Mapcode Global: VH12Z.2BBD

Entry Name: Custom House

Listing Date: 7 February 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69493

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penzance

Built-Up Area: Penzance

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Penzance St Mary the Virgin with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

1.
1498 PENZANCE
CUSTOM HOUSE COURT

Custom House
SW 4730 5/494
SW 4730 6/494

II GV

2.
Early C1l9. Coursed granite rubble. Slate hipped roof with wide eaves soffit.
Built into steep sloping site with south west elevation one storey and north
east elevation 3 storeys. South west one storey, 2 windows, sashes with glazing
bars. Central doorway projecting plain granite architrave and entablature.
North east eleaation facing harbour, 3 storeys, 3 windows, sashes with glazing
bars, this elevation is obscured by 2 storey loft wing with open ground floor
with crude granite posts supporting slate hung upper storey, 2-light casements
and loft doors, slate hipped roof, the outside elevation is colour-washed rubble,
2 small casements, 2 storeys, central door on each flor.

Nos 3, 4, the Revenue, and the Custom House form a group.


Listing NGR: SW4760530039

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