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Latitude: 50.0864 / 50°5'11"N
Longitude: -5.2981 / 5°17'53"W
OS Eastings: 164169
OS Northings: 25915
OS Grid: SW641259
Mapcode National: GBR FX9G.1YJ
Mapcode Global: VH139.33Y2
Entry Name: Bath House and Well Head East of Penrose Manor House
Listing Date: 9 February 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196348
English Heritage Legacy ID: 385336
Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Porthleven
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Porthleven
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW62NW PENROSE HILL
631-1/1/206 Bath house and well head east of
Penrose Manor House
Bath house. 1840. For John Rogers. Incised render with
pebbledash, granite dressings including ashlar plinth, copings
with moulded kneelers, window and door dressings; dry slate
roof with rear gable stack with octagonal pot. Single-cell
plan with sunken bath on right; Tudor Gothic style. Front end
has central 4-centred arched doorway with C20 copy 3-panel
studded door; slit window over doorway. 2-light mullioned
window to centre of each side wall, all windows with square
hoodmoulds. INTERIOR: incised plastered walls; red quarry
tiles, scissor trusses with bowtell-moulded purlins; 4-centred
arched cast-iron grate; Elvan steps down to slate-lined bath.
Subsidiary features: rounded well head at rear with rubble
wall and slate cap.
(Squires S: Penrose Historic Survey: National Trust: 1986-).
Listing NGR: SW6416925915
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