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The Wheelhouse Restaurant

A Grade II Listed Building in Port Gaverne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5922 / 50°35'31"N

Longitude: -4.8318 / 4°49'54"W

OS Eastings: 199663

OS Northings: 80770

OS Grid: SW996807

Mapcode National: GBR ZV.GL5F

Mapcode Global: FRA 07RH.RFV

Entry Name: The Wheelhouse Restaurant

Listing Date: 6 June 1969

Last Amended: 26 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351389

Location: St. Endellion, Cornwall, PL29

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Endellion

Built-Up Area: Port Gaverne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Port Isaac

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

Port Isaac
9/57 Nos 7+9 (The Wheelhouse Restaurant
6.6.69 previously listed as "store" and
the Wheel House)
House, now restaurant. Possibly early C17, remodelled in early C20. Stone rubble,
rendered above ground floor on right-hand side elevation and rendered on front.
Gable end slate-hung in circa 1970s. Slate roof with gable ends and projecting side
lateral chimney stacks.
Original plan uncertain as building has been much altered. Possibly of 3 room and
cross passage plan with the front originally to Fore Street, now the right-hand side
elevation. The inner room on the left was possibly unheated and the hall was heated
by a projecting rear lateral stack. The partitions have been removed and part of the
lower end, including the front lateral chimney stack which heated it, has now been
incorporated into Number 11 Fore Street (qv).
2 storeys, regular single-window front with entrance in gable end. Partly glazed C20
door on ground floor with C19 20-pane hornless sash to first floor and 12-pane sash
in gable end. Side elevation to Fore Street with circa. C19 shop window flanked by
incised pilasters, blocked door right and early C19 sashes asymmetrical placed in
first floor.
Interior with partitions and floor above probable inner room removed. Ceiling beams
above hall chamfered with straight cut stops and hall fireplace with chamfered timber
lintel with scroll stops and cloam oven. Room above probable original inner room,
with circa late C17 or early C18 plaster ceiling of fine quality with raised and
fielded panels and heavy moulded cornice. Roof structure not fully accessible at
time of inspection. Feet of principals boxed in.

Listing NGR: SW9966380770

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

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