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Warehouse Occupied by Salt Cellar Crafts

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0841 / 50°5'2"N

Longitude: -5.3156 / 5°18'56"W

OS Eastings: 162904

OS Northings: 25704

OS Grid: SW629257

Mapcode National: GBR FX7G.CYK

Mapcode Global: VH138.T46X

Entry Name: Warehouse Occupied by Salt Cellar Crafts

Listing Date: 22 May 1972

Last Amended: 9 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385566

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Built-Up Area: 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


SW6225 SALT CELLAR HILL, Porthleven
631-1/6/265 (North side)
22/05/72 Warehouse occupied by Salt Cellar
(Formerly Listed as:
Porthleven Salt Cellars)


Salt warehouse. 1816. For Francis Pool, lessee. Rubble with
granite dressings; hipped asbestos slate roof to main part,
concrete tile to wing. Deep plan built into bank at rear. 3
storeys; slightly asymmetrical 3-window front. Wide
elliptically-arched doorway right of centre; 2nd-floor opening
above doorway with old shutters, other openings with glazing
replacing shutters. Right-hand return has slightly irregularly
disposed openings, many with small-paned top lights and
shutters. Linked parallel wing at rear, with steps up to
access platform shared with 2nd floor of front building; the
wing has 2 windows and a doorway facing onto this platform and
2 windows at rear. INTERIOR: original floors and roof
structure, including granite flags to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SW6290425704

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

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