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The Copperhouse Gift Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1909 / 50°11'27"N

Longitude: -5.4112 / 5°24'40"W

OS Eastings: 156614

OS Northings: 37884

OS Grid: SW566378

Mapcode National: GBR FX05.Q4Q

Mapcode Global: VH12N.5G5K

Entry Name: The Copperhouse Gift Shop

Listing Date: 21 July 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70181

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Phillack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

HAYLE FORE STREET (south side), Hayle
SW 5637-5737
11/85 Nos 55 and 57, (The Copperhouse
Gift Shop)
21.7.1978
II
GV
House, with 2 shopfronts. C18, ground floor converted to shops in the C19.
Stuccoed front. Grouted scantle slate roof with brick chimney over gable end
left-and adjoining party and openway wall, right.
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 wide rooms at the front flanking an entrance
hall. The left hand room has small former shop window in probably original opening, the right-hand room has wide C19 double shopfront and is still in use
as a shop.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Originally probably a symmetrical 3 window front with
central doorway and wide window openings. Now has small circa late C19 or
early C20 transomed window with scroll-headed lights and complete circa late
C19 double shopfront with central doorway on the right. This shopfront has
basket-arched lights with pierced spandrels, glazed door with overlight,
terminal pilasters with consoles and fascia surmounted by a dentilled cornice. Main doorway has C20 door. Over the doorway is an original C18 Venetian style tripartite sash window with original thick glazing bars to the hornless sashes and central round arched head with traceried glazing. The flanking first floor windows are square-headed tripartite sashes, possibly also C18 but with glazing bars removed.
Interior: not inspected.
The C18 Venetian style sash window is the only C18 window of this design yet found in this area (West Cornwall) of the survey.


Listing NGR: SW5661437883

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