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Kirk House

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.

Name: Kirk House

List entry Number: 1140751


Kirk House, Talland Hill, Polperro, Looe, PL13 2RX

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: 26-Mar-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61579

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/04/2018

SX 2050-2150 6/111


(Formerly listed as Iben Estate Agent, TALLAND STREET)

GV II Former chapel. 1838 (datestone). Stone rubble with brick dressings. Slate roof with gable ends: Rectangular plan with splayed front left-hand corner. Plan altered.

Entrance in gable end probably originally with gallery above. Ground sloping steeply on Talland Street side. Two storeys almost symmetrical two-window gabled front elevation. Ground floor with two C20 three-light shop windows of differing width flanking central C20 part glazed door beneath almost semi-circular hood. Datestone above entrance. Two rounded-headed sashes above with gothic glazing bars beneath round brick arches. Left-hand corner of front elevation splayed as Talland Hill sweeps round from left. Right-hand side wall facing Talland Street of two storeys. Original tall round headed windows altered. Round brick window arches retained. Small basement on lower right-hand side with two reused chamfered timber lintels with run-out stops.

Listing NGR: SX2083150980

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National Grid Reference: SX 20828 50993


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