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Helston Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.084 / 50°5'2"N

Longitude: -5.2917 / 5°17'30"W

OS Eastings: 164613

OS Northings: 25617

OS Grid: SW646256

Mapcode National: GBR FX9G.BWD

Mapcode Global: VH139.74BZ

Entry Name: Helston Lodge

Listing Date: 9 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385339

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Porthleven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


631-1/1/203 Helston Lodge


Estate lodge. 1838-41. By H Park Street. For John Rogers.
Kitchen added 1879. Killas rubble with granite dressings; dry
Delabole slate roof with projecting eaves and verges with
angled moulded fascia, moulded barge boards and exposed paired
purlins with nail-head ends, 2 gabled dormer windows; 2
lateral rubble stacks, one in the angle and one at rear left,
both with granite weatherings and brick shafts. Original plan
L-shaped plus later kitchen at rear left. Tudor Gothic style.
2 storeys with 1st-floor rooms partly in roof space; irregular
2-window entrance front with entrance wing fronted by gable
porch projecting forward on the right. 3-light granite
mullioned windows with hoodmoulds to ground floor, 2-light
windows to 1st-floor, all with C20 casements with glazing
bars. 1st-floor left-hand window on moulded corbelled sill;
window to ground and 1st-floor of right-hand return. 4-centred
arched granite doorway with the 2 arch stones projecting as
moulded kneelers; studded door with 3 vertical panels and
small windows to sides of porch. INTERIOR: original panelled
doors and other carpentry and joinery features but C20
staircase. Above the bay window is a frieze of carved panels
some of which are probably C17 and presumed to have come from
the Manor House (qv).

Listing NGR: SW6461325617

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