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Bathing House at Pentillie Quay and Quay

A Grade II Listed Building in Pillaton, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4597 / 50°27'34"N

Longitude: -4.2391 / 4°14'20"W

OS Eastings: 241162

OS Northings: 64603

OS Grid: SX411646

Mapcode National: GBR NR.NGYQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 270V.2BF

Entry Name: Bathing House at Pentillie Quay and Quay

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60934

Location: Pillaton, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Pillaton

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mellion

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 46 SW
6/186 Bathing house at Pentillie Quay and
Bathing house. Circa 1850, using C17 features. Slatestone rubble with granite
dressings. Tiled roof with tiles laid in scalloped banding, with crested ridge tiles
and gable ends with spike finials; rear lateral stack. Slatestone rubble quay.
Plan: Rectangular plan bathing house, built on a quay projecting into the river. The
one large room is heated from a rear lateral stack.
Exterior: Single storey, with symmetrical front; central gabled porch with
bargeboards, set on plain chamfered granite piers; inner granite 4-centred arched
doorway, chamfered and stopped with studded door. Small 2-light chamfered granite
window with casements to right and left with gabled dormer over; all gables with
spike finials. The left gable end has 3-light granite window with casements with
diamond leaded lights and chamfered granite mullions. The right gable end has large
4-light window with chamfered granite mullions and leaded lights; external sliding
shutters; small single light with triangular head in gable. The rear has external
stack with brick shaft.
Interior: 5-bay roof with principal rafters, collars and braces with trefoils in the
spandrels. Wooden frieze with quatrefoils; dado panelling. Fireplace in granite with
flat arch and roll moulding.
The quay is rectangular in plan, with battered slatestone rubble walls.

Listing NGR: SX4116264603

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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