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Beach Cottage and Wall Attached to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Gorran Haven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2408 / 50°14'26"N

Longitude: -4.7881 / 4°47'16"W

OS Eastings: 201292

OS Northings: 41588

OS Grid: SX012415

Mapcode National: GBR ZX.HZLZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 08VD.BGQ

Entry Name: Beach Cottage and Wall Attached to Rear

Listing Date: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71591

Location: St. Goran, Cornwall, PL26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Goran

Built-Up Area: Gorran Haven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Goran

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 0041 0141 Gorran Haven
5/93 Beach Cottage and wall attached to
- rear


House with boundary wall attached to rear. Late C18-early C19, with C20 alterations.
Rendered stone rubble. Concrete tiled roof, hipped to left and with gable end to
right. End stack to left with rendered shaft. Partly slate-hung.
Plan: 2-room plan, with one room to front heated from an end stack to left and one
room to rear. At the rear, the house is built over a fish cellar which faces on to
the beach. The wall is attached to rear left and encloses a small yard at the rear
of the house.
Exterior: 2 storeys, asymmetrical one-window front. At ground and first floor to
left there is a C19 12-pane sash. To right a C20 half-glazed door. The right side
abuts the adjoining house. At the left side there is a small ventilator to the
cellar and a C19 12-pane sash at ground floor. At the rear, the wall is battered at
cellar level; at ground floor there is a 2-light window with external shutters and
late C19 4-pane sash at first floor. The wall enclosing the yard is battered;
painted at lower level and rendered above. The rear room of the house projects
beyond the Mermaid Cafe (q.v.) which is attached to right; this forms a two-storey
rear wing. On the inner side, this is slate-hung with C20 2-light casement at ground
floor and two late C19 8-pane sashes at first floor.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX0129241588

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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