History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Cottage and Ten Steps Including Stone Rubble Steps and Retaining Walls to Front

A Grade II Listed Building in Polperro, Cornwall

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 50.3317 / 50°19'54"N

Longitude: -4.5173 / 4°31'2"W

OS Eastings: 220940

OS Northings: 51005

OS Grid: SX209510

Mapcode National: GBR NC.XHHX

Mapcode Global: FRA 18F5.1ZF

Entry Name: The Cottage and Ten Steps Including Stone Rubble Steps and Retaining Walls to Front

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61589

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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SX 2051-2151

THE WARREN,(north side),Polperro
The Cottage and Ten Steps including stone rubble steps and retaining walls to front

Pair of cottages.Circa mid C18.Stone rubble,rendered with pebbledash on left and
rendered and painted on right.Slate roof with gable ends.Large rendered chimney
stack on left-hand gable end.Pair of mirror image one-room plan cottages over cellars. Cottages built into side of hill with steps up to entrance on first floor.Three storeys regular three-window front.Ground floor with C19 two-light casement and C20 casement with top lights flanking the two flights of stone rubble steps which lead from left and The Cottage on the right.Between these flights is a central entrance probably leading to a store.The parapet above this entrance has been heightened with concrete blocks.On the first floor two C20 two-light casements,right with glazing bars,flank the central entrances.Both partly glazed with early C20 and late C20 doors.Second floor three two-light casements with glazing bars,the central window divided by internal partition.The second floor window heads break eaves with raking roofs.Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX2094051005

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.