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Slipway Cottage and Slipway Directly to South

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3317 / 50°19'53"N

Longitude: -4.5168 / 4°31'0"W

OS Eastings: 220971

OS Northings: 50999

OS Grid: SX209509

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XHM6

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.257

Entry Name: Slipway Cottage and Slipway Directly to South

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61606

Location: Polperro, Cornwall, PL13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Polperro

Built-Up Area: Polperro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Talland

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LANSALLOS THE WARREN, (south side), Polperro
SX 2051-2151, 2050-2150
5 & 6/138 Slipway Cottage and Slipway
directly to south

Probably fish store, net loft or coal shed, now cottage with slipway to south.
Cottage circa early C19. Painted and rendered stone rubble with slate roof with
gable ends. Plan altered internally, of single depth on steeply sloping side with 1
storey to The Warren and 2 storeys to the harbour with front wall rising from the
stone rubble harbour walls.
Harbour side, 2 storeys asymmetrical 5-window front with C20 casements with glazing
bars. Ground floor with four 1- and 2-light casements to left plank stable type of
door. Above, 2 smaller casements and 3 raking roof dormers with casement windows.
Flight of steps on right-hand gable end lead up to The Warren. C20 glazed door in
single storey Warren elevation.
Interior not inspected.
Included for group value.
Stone rubble slipway on harbour side leads down from small quay between Slipway
Cottage and L' Teglios Fish Cellars (qv) into harbour (qv).
Early photographs of Polperro harbour illustrate the cottage as some form of store
with 2 storeys and 2 openings on first floor.

Listing NGR: SX2097150999

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

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