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Carnsew Gallery

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1867 / 50°11'11"N

Longitude: -5.4219 / 5°25'19"W

OS Eastings: 155824

OS Northings: 37453

OS Grid: SW558374

Mapcode National: GBR DXZ5.Z3R

Mapcode Global: VH12M.YKZR

Plus Code: 9C2P5HPH+M6

Entry Name: Carnsew Gallery

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70250

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Hayle

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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SW 5437-5537
10/180 No 42 (Carnsew Gallery)
Detached shop, formerly the butchers shop of John Runnals. 1893. Designed by
Sampson Hill of Redruth. Painted rubble side walls, glazed tiles to shop
front. Flat lead roof.
Plan: Square-on-plan shop (now subdivided) with entrance to left-hand side of
shopfront and unpierced masonry sidewall. Built in front gardens of pair of
Exterior: Single-storey. Unaltered 2-light shop front flanked by engaged
columns to the front of the side walls. Mannerist style columns with Ionic
order to the upper tier. Doorway is on the left within an open porch splayed
on the right. The stall riser and end piers of the front are covered in
glazed tiles. There are terracotta panels with sheeps' heads to the stall
riser and a tiled mural on the left wall of the porch depicting a bull.
Original plate glass windows with rounded upper corners and glazed door with overlight.
The reason for these single-storey shops being built in the front gardens is
that in earliers days in this area, the only shop was the Harvey Emporium.
Source: Hayle Town Trail, by Brian Sullivan.

Listing NGR: SW5582437453

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