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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196477
English Heritage Legacy ID: 385573
Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13
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
SW6225 THE WHARF, Porthleven
631-1/6/268 (East side)
22/05/72 The Old Custom House
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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