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Chapel Keeper's House Immediately West of Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.086 / 50°5'9"N

Longitude: -5.3152 / 5°18'54"W

OS Eastings: 162947

OS Northings: 25918

OS Grid: SW629259

Mapcode National: GBR FX8G.64J

Mapcode Global: VH138.T3FD

Entry Name: Chapel Keeper's House Immediately West of Methodist Church

Listing Date: 22 May 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196316

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385476

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Built-Up Area: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Porthleven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SW6225 FORE STREET, Porthleven
631-1/6/256 (South East side)
22/05/90 Chapel-keeper's house immediately
west of Methodist Church


Chapel-keeper's house. 1883. Slatestone rubble with granite
dressings including plinth and mullioned windows, buttresses
end corbels and dormer copings; grouted slate roof with
projecting verges with pierced barge boards and chamfered
collars; crested clay ridge tiles. Small rectangular plan.
Gothic Revival style. 2 storeys with 1st-floor rooms partly in
roof space; symmetrical front with central gabled dormer over
porch flanked by 2 ground-floor windows. End buttresses and
buttressed porch with shouldered doorway with 4-pane overlight
and framed door with V-jointed boards; 2-light windows
including central windows to each gable end. INTERIOR not
inspected. The Methodist Church (qv) and its keeper's house,
including the site, were built at a cost of ยป3,500.
(Kelly's Directory of Devonshire and Cornwall: 1902-1902: P.

Listing NGR: SW6294725918

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