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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1140718



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Lansallos

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1964

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Mar-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61602

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LANSALLOS THE WARREN, (south side), Polperro SX 2050-2150 6/134 Island House (previously listed as Island House, Warren Road) 21.8.64 GV II

Net sheds, converted to house, now empty. Circa early to mid C19. Painted and rendered. Stone rubble with slate roof with hipped ends. Rendered brick chimney stacks in hipped ends. Rectangular on plan, interior plan uncertain, but has end stacks and end entrances at higher ground level. Situated on steeply sloping site with 4 storey and attic to harbour front and 2 storey and attic at rear facing Warren Street. Built on solid rock. Regular 3-window harbour elevation with 2 rectangular C19 casements with glazing bars flanking central 2-light C19 casement. Upper floors with C19 12-pane sashes beneath brick segmental arches. 2 attic dormer windows with almost flat roofs, with 12-pane C19 sash on left and 3-light casement with glazing bars on right. Lean-to porch on left end . Warren Street elevation of 2 storeys with C20 fenestration. Interior not inspected. Harbour walls and quay directly to south (qv harbour, Polperro). Harbour side elevation unaltered since mid C19. See photograph taken in circa 1860s by Lewis Harding in A Lanyon The Rooks of Trelawne 1976.

Listing NGR: SX2104550960

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Lanyon, A, The Rocks of Trelawne, (1976)

National Grid Reference: SX2104550960


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