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The Old Customs House with Attached Rear Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Gorran Haven, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2404 / 50°14'25"N

Longitude: -4.7887 / 4°47'19"W

OS Eastings: 201241

OS Northings: 41547

OS Grid: SX012415

Mapcode National: GBR ZX.HZDN

Mapcode Global: FRA 08VD.B63

Entry Name: The Old Customs House with Attached Rear Garden Wall

Listing Date: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71587

Location: St. Goran, Cornwall, PL26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Goran

Built-Up Area: Gorran Haven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Goran

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST GORAN CANTON (north side), Gorran Haven
SX 0041 0141
5/89 The Old Customs House with attached
- rear garden wall


House, with attached rear garden wall. Circa early C19, with C20 alterations and
additions. Stone rubble; rendered and slate-hung. Slate roof with ridge tiles; gable
end to left and hipped to right. Gable end stack to left with rendered shaft. Stack
to right removed.
Plan: 2-room plan, with the entrance at the left side; the house is built on a fish
cellar which has access at the front at road level. Rear service addition, with a
garden wall attached to rear left enclosing a rear garden.
Exterior: 2 storeys, nearly symmetrical 3-window front. The cellar has C20 8-pane
casement, half-glazed door, and to right two C19 4-pane sashes with central half-
glazed door of C20 set in shallow open-fronted porch with pitched roof. The upper
ground floor level and first floor have three C20 2-light 6-pane casements, except
for the upper ground floor window to right is a C19 2-light 8-pane casement. The
left end is slate-hung, with a external stair leading to a C20 porch with C20 door
and C20 single light casement. The right end has a 2-light casement at first floor
to centre. At the rear there is a 2-storey lean-to with C20 2-light casement at the
left side. The rear garden is enclosed by a painted stone rubble wall, about 2
metres high, and running in an L-plan from the left side of the house.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX0124141547

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