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Quayside Hotel and Reading Rooms

A Grade II Listed Building in Polruan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3289 / 50°19'44"N

Longitude: -4.6343 / 4°38'3"W

OS Eastings: 212599

OS Northings: 50986

OS Grid: SX125509

Mapcode National: GBR N6.XPFM

Mapcode Global: FRA 1855.BCX

Entry Name: Quayside Hotel and Reading Rooms

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60583

Location: Lanteglos, Cornwall, PL23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanteglos

Built-Up Area: Polruan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanteglos-by-Fowey

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


8/84 Quayside Hotel and
- Reading Rooms


Hotel, adjoining house and reading rooms to rear. Circa early C19. Reading rooms
opened 1875. Rubble stone with slate roof with gabled ends with hipped and gabled
projecting left hand wing. 3 storeys to harbour front and single storey to West
Street. Hotel on left with asymmetrical regular 5-window front. Projecting wing at
left with double doors inserted to right, 2 C20 4-light casement windows with glazed
door between flanked by 2 granite posts under lean-to roof. Horned sash 8 panes
each sash to first floor. Plastic sash to second floor of projecting wing. 3
hornless timber sashes 8 panes per sash to first and second floor of harbour front
with tall round-headed staircase window to left of centre 18 panes each sash.
Adjoining on right hand gable end, regular 2-window front breaking forward under
higher roof with 4-pane sash under brick soldier arches on 3 floors. To rear,
single storey reading room with barometer on south east side.
Included for group value. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX1259950986

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

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