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Jews House

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3313 / 50°19'52"N

Longitude: -4.5185 / 4°31'6"W

OS Eastings: 220854

OS Northings: 50964

OS Grid: SX208509

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XH65

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.1JB

Entry Name: Jews House

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61518

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 2050-2150
6/195 Jews House

House. Probably C17. Rendered and painted stone rubble with cement-washed rag slate
roof with hipped ends. Early crested ridge tile on porch. Painted brick front
lateral chimney stack serving accommodation on first floor.
2-room plan on first floor with external steps to end entrance porch. Ground floor
store with single room on either side of central through passage which leads to small
courtyard which is enclosed by adjoining building Shalom (qv) and Pendennis (qv) and
later shop premises.
2 storey 2-window range to front elevation. Ground floor with brick segmental arched
passage entrance directly beneath front lateral chimney stack. Stone rubble flight
of steps at left-hand end with renewed parapet leads up on left to small porch
beneath hipped rag slate roof. C20 2-light casement in front wall of porch with part
glazed entrance door. 2-light casement to right of front lateral chimney stack
beneath raking roof dormer.
Interior ground floor with passage through to courtyard with chamfered ceiling
beams. Entrance to store on right. First floor with interior modernised.
Especially picturesque elevations.

Listing NGR: SX2085150962

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

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