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The Mermaid Cafe and Adjoining House to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Gorran Haven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2408 / 50°14'26"N

Longitude: -4.788 / 4°47'16"W

OS Eastings: 201296

OS Northings: 41581

OS Grid: SX012415

Mapcode National: GBR ZX.HZM0

Mapcode Global: FRA 08VD.BGR

Entry Name: The Mermaid Cafe and Adjoining House to North

Listing Date: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71590

Location: St. Goran, Cornwall, PL26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Goran

Built-Up Area: Gorran Haven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Goran

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST GORAN CHURCH STREET (east side),
SX 0041 0141 Gorran Haven
5/92 The Mermaid Cafe and adjoining
- house to north

GV II

House and cafe; originally two houses. Late C18 - early C19, with C20 alterations.
Rendered stone rubble; partly slate-hung with asbestos slates. Concrete tiled roof
with gable end to left, hipped to right. Front lateral stack with rendered shaft.
Plan: A pair of attached one-room plan houses, each originally with a front door
facing Church Street; one doorway to right is now blocked. The house to right is
built over a fish cellar with entrance to the cellar originally at the right end.
Exterior: 2 storeys, an asymmetrical 3 window front. First floor has three C19 12-
pane sashes, irregularly spaced. At ground floor to left a C20 door with C19 12-pane
sash to right of the door; the second doorway is blocked, with a similar sash to the
right. The left end abuts the adjoining house. At the right end there is a doorway
to the cellar and C20 3-light window at ground floor. The rear is asbestos slate-
hung, with C20 window and door at ground floor, C20 window and C19 8-pane sash at
first floor.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX0129641581

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