This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1140757



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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61597

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


LANSALLOS THE WARREN, (north side), Polperro SX 2050-2150 6/129 Quarry Cottage (previously listed as House adjoining Westhaven) 21.8.64 GV II

House. Circa early C19. Rendered and painted stone rubble with asbestos slate roof with hipped lower end on left and gabled higher end on right. 2 stone rubble chimney stacks on right-hand gable end. Single depth plan, built into side of rock with 3- storey elevation to front and 2-storey elevation to rear. Possibly originally stores on ground floor. Regular 3-window front. Ground floor with C20 cross window to left with glazing bars, at centre a C20 2-light casement with glazing bars and C20 partly glazed door adjoining. To right C20 part glazed plank stable type of door and small C20 window to right. First floor with two 2-light casements with glazing bars in original openings. Window to right C19. To right 3-light C20 casement in enlargened opening. Above fenestration similar to first floor. Interior not inspected. C19 photographs illustrate 3-storey harbour elevation with three 2-light casements on first and second floor and possibly openings to store on ground floor. Included for group value with front elevation important for its contribution to harbour scene. See photograph taken in circa 1860s by Lewis Harding in A. Lanyon The Rooks of Trelawne 1976.

Listing NGR: SX1153856970

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SX 21059 50961


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1140757 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 17-Aug-2018 at 02:59:54.

End of official listing