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The Old Custom House

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0843 / 50°5'3"N

Longitude: -5.3158 / 5°18'56"W

OS Eastings: 162895

OS Northings: 25728

OS Grid: SW628257

Mapcode National: GBR FX7G.CW8

Mapcode Global: VH138.T43R

Entry Name: The Old Custom House

Listing Date: 22 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385573

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


HELSTON

SW6225 THE WHARF, Porthleven
631-1/6/268 (East side)
22/05/72 The Old Custom House

GV II

Account house, later customs house. 1840. For William Cudlip.
Granite ashlar front with plinth, rusticated quoins, sills,
string course, segmental arches and parapet with coping;
asbestos slate roof. Deep plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range plus
loading doorway left of centre. C20 hornless sashes including
pair of sashes to loading doorway over doorway with double
doors, sidelights and blind fanlight, flanked by openings with
C20 windows, plus carriage entrance on the right; all doorways
with elliptical arches. Initials WEC and date 1840 over
left-hand doorway. INTERIOR: ground floor altered C20,
otherwise not inspected.
(Pascoe S N: The Early History of Porthleven: Redruth: 1989-).


Listing NGR: SW6289525728

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