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Poldale and Cottage Adjoining to Left

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3311 / 50°19'52"N

Longitude: -4.5185 / 4°31'6"W

OS Eastings: 220847

OS Northings: 50946

OS Grid: SX208509

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XH67

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.1HB

Entry Name: Poldale and Cottage Adjoining to Left

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Last Amended: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61524

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
6/196 Poldale and cottage adjoining to
left (previously listed as
21.8.64 Poldale)


House, now divided into two cottages. Circa late C17. Rendered stone rubble with
asbestos slate roof with gable ends. Stone rubble chimney stack on right hand gable
end. Probably two room single depth plan divided into two 1-room cottages in early
C19 when a further cottage was added to the front in a projecting gabled wing (qv
Harbour View Cottage). Three storey elevation to cottage on left and steps lead up
to the two-storey elevation of Poldale on the right. Left hand cottage with C20 lean-
to porch on ground floor with plank door. Late C19/C20 2-light casement to first
floor and raking roof half dormer above with C20 2-light casement. Stone rubble steps
lead up to entrance to Poldale on right with C20 part glazed door. Raking roof half
dormer above with C20 2-light casement. Interior not accessible. Reputed to be one
of the oldest houses in Polperro by J Couch in 1871. Couch, J. The History of
Polperro 1871.

Listing NGR: SX2084750946

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