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The Wheel House

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3311 / 50°19'52"N

Longitude: -4.5181 / 4°31'5"W

OS Eastings: 220880

OS Northings: 50942

OS Grid: SX208509

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XH9J

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.1NT

Entry Name: The Wheel House

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61521

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

SX 2050-2150
6/58 The Wheel House

Cottage above stables, the cellar is now a shop. Circa early C19. Painted stone
rubble. Asbestos slate roof with gable ends and higher wing to rear. 2-room plan
cottage on first floor with external stairs to right-hand doorway. Stables
originally on ground floor.
2 storeys, asymmetrical 3-storey 2-window front. Ground floor with C20 glazed porch
on left with rendered base, and slate lean-to roof. Right-hand doorway to store
under flight of stone rubble external stairs with landing at top projecting on 3
timber corbels, supporting C20 glazed porch with brick base. To left, two C19 4-pane
sashes beneath brick segmental arches. Second floor smaller C20 sashes.
Interior of shop with ceiling beams exposed. Blocked fireplace. Upper floors not

Listing NGR: SX2088050942

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

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