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The Bookshop

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3309 / 50°19'51"N

Longitude: -4.5198 / 4°31'11"W

OS Eastings: 220760

OS Northings: 50926

OS Grid: SX207509

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XGW4

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.701

Entry Name: The Bookshop

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Last Amended: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61491

Location: Polperro, Cornwall, PL13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Polperro

Built-Up Area: Polperro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Talland

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 2051-2151

6/29 The Bookshop (previously listed as
21.8.64 one of the cottages adjoining to
east of Marigold Cottage)

House, now house with shop on ground floor. Circa late C18. Painted stone rubble
with cement-washed scantle slate roof with gable ends. Large stone rubble chimney
stacks on gable ends with rendered brick and stone rubble shafts. 2-room plan
probably originally with cross passage positioned to left of centre. Built into side
of hill with 3 storeys to front elevation and 2 to rear. Regular 2-window front with
timber lintels to all openings. Ground floor with C19 2-light casement with glazing
bars on left and late C19 6-pane shop window on right. Plank stable door to left of
centre. First and second floor with 2 C19 2-light casements with glazing bars.
Interior not inspected.
Exterior unaltered.

Listing NGR: SX2074950923

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

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