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Point Quay

A Grade II Listed Building in Penpol, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2057 / 50°12'20"N

Longitude: -5.07 / 5°4'11"W

OS Eastings: 181032

OS Northings: 38477

OS Grid: SW810384

Mapcode National: GBR ZD.Q3DY

Mapcode Global: FRA 088H.2MX

Entry Name: Point Quay

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63343

Location: Feock, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Feock

Built-Up Area: Penpol

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Devoran

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/68 Point Quay


Quay. Circa late C18. Built for Lemon of Cardew supplementing earlier quays built
for Daniell of Trelissick. Slatestone rubble with granite copings and quoins.
Loading area bordered by walling to south and west with right angle to south and
further walled projection forming inner angle to north east corner. Walling is
slightly battered and mostly uncoursed vertically-set by granite coins. 2 original
loading bays with cobbled ramps.
Constructed for loading mineral ore from the mining hinterland and later incorporated
into the Redruth and Chasewater Railway complex 1824-1915.
William Lemon, 1748-1824, H.P, from 1770-1824, presided over the development of Lemon
Street, Truro, lived at and extended Cardew, Mylor, and was one of the principal land
and mineral rights owners of his time.

Listing NGR: SW8103238477

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