THE MARKET HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1115066

Date first listed: 06-Jun-1969

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Jun-1987

Statutory Address: THE MARKET HOUSE, 3 AND 5, FORE STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE MARKET HOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address: THE MARKET HOUSE, 3 AND 5, FORE STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: St. Endellion

National Grid Reference: SW9965580775

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SW 98 SE 9/56

ST ENDELLION Port Isaac FORE STREET (north side) Nos 3 and 5 (The Market House)

(previously listed as No 5)

6.6.69 GV II Flats with stores and cellars for fishing industry on ground floor. Original use uncertain. Circa late C18 or early C19. Stone rubble with large granite quoins on left-hand corner. Partly rendered and slate-hung on front. Cement-washed scantle slate roof with hipped ends and gable end to shallow projecting wing on front right. Brick side lateral chimney stack with axial stack on front near centre. Exact arrangement of plan uncertain. Rectangular long narrow range runs parallel to the sea and to the Wheelhouse Restaurant (qv) to the south. The alleyway between the Wheelhouse and Market House is further enclosed on the front by a shallow projecting wing which runs at right angles to the main range and hits a wide opening on the ground floor. The entrances to the cellars and stores on the ground floor and domestic accommodation above is approached from within the alley.

Four storeys asymmetrical front elevations to harbour and to the Platt. Overall two-window front to the Platt with double doors to store on left and opening to alley on right. Left-hand side with circa C19 two-light casements with brick segmental arches to first, second and third floor openings. Right-hand side with two canted bay windows with slatehanging. Harbour side with overall four-window asymmetrical front with sashes and casements and lean-to store on ground floor. Plank doors to cellars within alley. Rear elevation with stone rubble steps up to first floor entrance, now partly blocked.

Interior not accessible.

Important elevations to the Harbour and the Platt.

Listing NGR: SW9965580775

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 351388

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing