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The Change House and Adjoining Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1188 / 50°7'7"N

Longitude: -5.4766 / 5°28'35"W

OS Eastings: 151569

OS Northings: 30086

OS Grid: SW515300

Mapcode National: GBR DXVC.J6B

Mapcode Global: VH130.182T

Entry Name: The Change House and Adjoining Walls

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69945

Location: St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall, TR17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Michael's Mount

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

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Listing Text

SW 5130
4/35 (was part of 9/157) The Change House and adjoining


Former inn, later a changing house for bathing in the harbour including adjoining
harbour walls. Circa early C18, remodelled circa late C19. Painted granite rubble
walls. Steep dry Delabole slate roof with brick axial chimney towards left.
Plan: single depth range remodelled in the C19, possibly formerly a 2-room house with
a.l-room plan house at either end. Roof heightened circa late C19.
Exterior : 2 storeys. Slightly irregular overall 4 window front, facing roughly
south. Small wing at front towards the right, linked to the Steward's House qv. Far
left, a projecting shopfront with small panes and sidelights, doorway to its right
and large hood over both. Slightly to the right is a large doorway with doors to
ground and first floors. The windows are in small rectangular openings, fitted with
various sashes circa late C18 sashes or casements, and over the shopfront is a circa
early C19 12-pane hornless sash.
Interior not inspected.
The north wall is built over a sea-defences retaining wall and adjoining the rear
wall, right, are tall rubble walls with lean-tos against them.
This building is shown in a water colour in the Castle dated 1805 and entitled 'The
Sugar Loaf Inn'.
Sources : The National Trust guide pamphlets.

Listing NGR: SW5156930084

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