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Walls at Place House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fowey, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3355 / 50°20'7"N

Longitude: -4.636 / 4°38'9"W

OS Eastings: 212507

OS Northings: 51723

OS Grid: SX125517

Mapcode National: GBR N6.X908

Mapcode Global: FRA 1854.XBP

Entry Name: Walls at Place House

Listing Date: 11 March 1974

Last Amended: 8 November 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144302

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70710

Location: Fowey, Cornwall, PL23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Fowey

Built-Up Area: Fowey

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Fowey

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


868-0/2/64 Walls at Place House
(Formerly Listed as:
11/03/74 FOWEY
Walls at Place House to the
south and east of house)


Perimeter walls of Place House (qv). C15 and C16, remodelled c1840. Killas rubble and granite ashlar with dressed granite battlements, ramped where there are changes in level. 4-centred arched granite doorways: original moulded doorway with carved spandrel's and square hoodmould to pedestrian gate into Church Avenue and C19 doorway with sunk spandrels to carriage entrance into Cobb Well Hill. Prominent position within the centre of the old town. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Cornwall: London: 1990-: 70 & 71 ).

Listing NGR: SX1250851722

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