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Working Boats Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Falmouth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1522 / 50°9'7"N

Longitude: -5.0649 / 5°3'53"W

OS Eastings: 181151

OS Northings: 32514

OS Grid: SW811325

Mapcode National: GBR ZD.TJQR

Mapcode Global: FRA 088M.BLV

Entry Name: Working Boats Office

Listing Date: 24 April 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1270049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460128

Location: Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Falmouth

Built-Up Area: Falmouth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Falmouth King Charles the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


FALMOUTH

SW8132NW CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY
843-1/8/83 Working Boats Office

GV II

Harbour office. Early C19. Killas rubble with some granite
dressings; dry Delabole slate hipped roof. Small rectangular
2-room plan plus later lean-to on the right. Single storey;
symmetrical 2-window front plus lean-to. C20 copy 16-pane
hornless sashes. Central doorway with stone key and imposts to
brick arch over late C19 or C20 V-jointed ledged door.
INTERIOR has granite flags to passage. The painter Henry Tuke
used this building as a studio.
This office is built on the C17 Town Quay (qv) and is part of
an important group including the Custom House (qv).


Listing NGR: SW8115132514

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