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Custom House

A Grade II Listed Building in Penzance, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1167 / 50°6'59"N

Longitude: -5.5319 / 5°31'55"W

OS Eastings: 147605

OS Northings: 30039

OS Grid: SW476300

Mapcode National: GBR DXQC.NW1

Mapcode Global: VH12Z.2BBD

Plus Code: 9C2P4F89+M6

Entry Name: Custom House

Listing Date: 7 February 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69493

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penzance

Built-Up Area: Penzance

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Penzance St Mary the Virgin with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Custom House
SW 4730 5/494
SW 4730 6/494


Early C1l9. Coursed granite rubble. Slate hipped roof with wide eaves soffit.
Built into steep sloping site with south west elevation one storey and north
east elevation 3 storeys. South west one storey, 2 windows, sashes with glazing
bars. Central doorway projecting plain granite architrave and entablature.
North east eleaation facing harbour, 3 storeys, 3 windows, sashes with glazing
bars, this elevation is obscured by 2 storey loft wing with open ground floor
with crude granite posts supporting slate hung upper storey, 2-light casements
and loft doors, slate hipped roof, the outside elevation is colour-washed rubble,
2 small casements, 2 storeys, central door on each flor.

Nos 3, 4, the Revenue, and the Custom House form a group.

Listing NGR: SW4760530039

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