The Old Inn

7 Sep 1999
The Old Inn, Lower Quarter, Ludgvan, Penwith, Cornwall, TR20 8EG
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LUDGVAN LOWER QUARTER, Crowlas SW 53 SW 8/34 The Old Inn - GV II Public house. C18, extended in the C19. Painted rubble walls. Hipped scantle slate roofs. Brick chimneys at either end and over the cross wall dividing the C18 house from the C19 addition.

Plan: originally probably a 2 room plan with central cross passage and stair hall.

In circa later C18 or early C19 a rear outshut was added providing service rooms with low chambers over. In circa the early or mid C19 a narrow 2 rooms wide double-depth extension was added at the left hand side.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Overall 6 window south front: symmetrical 2 window C19 front with central doorway, left, and 4 window C18 front with central doorway, right. The C18 front was originally a symmetrical 5 window front but at some time the openings to the right of the doorway were remodelled creating wide window openings. C20 lean- to porches. Circa late C19 12-pane horned sashes to the unaltered first floor openings of the C18 part, otherwise later horned sashes.

Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW5123233224


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0423 IOE Records taken by Richard Clegg; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Richard Clegg. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clegg, Richard

Rights Holder: Clegg, Richard


Rubble, Slate, Stuart Public House, Georgian Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational, Service Wing, Domestic