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The Watch House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gorran Haven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2405 / 50°14'25"N

Longitude: -4.7878 / 4°47'16"W

OS Eastings: 201309

OS Northings: 41548

OS Grid: SX013415

Mapcode National: GBR ZX.HZPP

Mapcode Global: FRA 08VD.BL5

Entry Name: The Watch House

Listing Date: 15 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71616

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 GORRAN HAVEN
SX 0041 0141
5/118 The Watch House
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GV II

Boatshed, originally used as a watch house. Circa late C18-early C19. Painted stone
rubble. Hipped slate roof with ridge tiles.
Plan: The building is 2-storey, with boatshed at ground floor with access at the
front to the slipway; built into the bank at the rear. There is a single room at
first floor.
Exterior: The front is 2-storey; at ground floor there are plank double doors with
wooden lintel. At first floor there is a late C19 canted bay window with plate-glass
sashes to sides and central C20 window, the lower part of the bay weatherboarded. At
the right side there is a C20 window at first floor to right. At the left side there
is a plank door to left and C20 door to right to other boatshed; 2-light 2-pane
casement to left and 2-pane single casement and late C19 plate-glass sash to right.
The rear is blind.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX0130941548

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