Building And Adjoining Yard Wall At Approximately 70 Metres North West Of Windlass

Date:
8 Jul 2006
Location:
Building And Adjoining Yard Wall At Approximately 70 Metres North West Of Windlass, St Levan, Penwith, Cornwall
Reference:
IOE01/15787/06
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST LEVAN PENBERTH COVE SW 42 SW 8/195 Building and adjoining yard wall - at approximately 70 metres north west of Windlass GV II Fish cellars (for pressing pilchards) now a store. Circa early-mid C19. Granite rubble with roughly-hewn dressings including granite monolithic piers carrying the open front.

Plan: Long rectangular plan with 7-bay open front facing-north east and wide doorway with loading hatch over at the left-hand end.

Exterior: Long low open south east front with wall plate of roof carried on 6 regularly spaced granite monolithic piers.

Interior has overhanging ledge to its rear wall under which the cantelever pressing beams were stopped. Wooden floor at right-hand end.

Cobbled yard in front has high rubble walls to its front and sides.

Listing NGR: SW4020222749

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0480 IOE Records taken by Ivor Corkell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Ivor Corkell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Corkell, Ivor

Rights Holder: Corkell, Ivor

Keywords

Granite, Rubble, Georgian Wall, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Fish Cellar, Agriculture And Subsistence, Food And Drink Processing Site, Agricultural Building, Industrial, Food Preserving Site, Food And Drink Industry Site, Yard, Unassigned, Storehouse, Building