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A Grade II Listed Building in Port Gaverne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5922 / 50°35'32"N

Longitude: -4.8332 / 4°49'59"W

OS Eastings: 199567

OS Northings: 80777

OS Grid: SW995807

Mapcode National: GBR ZT.4RS2

Mapcode Global: FRA 07RH.QX2

Entry Name: Halwyn

Listing Date: 26 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129881

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351448

Location: St. Endellion, Cornwall, PL29

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Endellion

Built-Up Area: Port Gaverne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Port Isaac

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

Port Isaac
9/116 No 2 (Halwyn)
Ship building yard, later converted to workshops and now private house. Main range
circa late C19 with range on right probably early C19. Rendered and painted stone
rubble with slate roofs with gable ends and higher range on right with pyramid roof.
C20 rendered brick front lateral chimney stack to right of centre.
Single depth 3-room plan with entrances on left-hand side wall and near centre.
Range on right of 1-room plan.
2 storeys regular overall 5+1-window range. 5-window range on left with 3 early C20
2-light casements in segmental openings with partly glazed C20 door near centre of
elevation. First floor with four 2-light and one 1-light early C20 casements.
Taller 2-storey 1-window range on right built directly on bed rock at higher level
with early C20 2-light casements on ground and first floor.
Interior not accessible.
During C19 the ship building yard was owned by W.R. Guy. It was later bought by
Captain William Vickery and was converted to a private house after First World War.
The last vessel built at the yard was Bessy Jane, mastered by Richard Mitchell whose
nick name was Dandy Dick.
Halwyn is in a particularly prominent position on the south side of Port Isaac
Winstanley, M The Story of Port Isaac.

Listing NGR: SW9956780777

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