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Nos 1-18 and Attached Front Garden and Front Retaining Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0834 / 50°5'0"N

Longitude: -5.3154 / 5°18'55"W

OS Eastings: 162918

OS Northings: 25627

OS Grid: SW629256

Mapcode National: GBR FX8G.D1B

Mapcode Global: VH138.T5BF

Entry Name: Nos 1-18 and Attached Front Garden and Front Retaining Walls

Listing Date: 22 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385347

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 BAY VIEW TERRACE, Porthleven
631-1/6/247 Nos.1-18 (Consecutive)
22/05/72 and attached front garden and front
retaining walls


Terrace of 18 mostly semi-detached houses. 1902-1905. By
Abraham Delbridge, builder, of Camborne. Stucco with decorated
plinths, aprons, architraves and 1st-floor sill bands;
original grouted scantle slate roofs to Nos 3, 5, 6 & 13,
otherwise simulated slate; coat of arms to each front gable;
brick end stacks. Double-depth plan, mirror-image pairs except
for Nos 9 & 18 which are detached houses. 2 storeys; 3-bay
fronts. Pairs have pair of windows over central pair of doors;
other 2 have central windows over central doorways; all have
flanking 2-storey canted bays; original horned sashes to Nos
1-5, 7, 10-13, 16 & 17; copies to No.6, otherwise late C20
windows. Doorways have elliptical arches; Nos 10, 11, 13, 16 &
17 have original panelled doors; Nos 5, 7 & 8 have early C20
doors with coloured glass, others with late C20 doors.
INTERIORS not inspected. Subsidiary features: low garden
dividing walls and tall front retaining wall, partly rubble
and with plinth above path level surmounted by some original
iron railings. Included for group value, the terrace making an
important contribution to the character of this C19 port.
(Pascoe S N: The Early History of Porthleven: Redruth: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SW6291825627

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