Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1140776

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1986

Statutory Address: THE LOFT, THE PEAK


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Statutory Address: THE LOFT, THE PEAK

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Lansallos

National Grid Reference: SX2104150832


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LANSALLOS THE PEAK, Polperro SX 2050-2150 6/75 The Loft - GV II

Net lofts, now store. Circa early C19. Stone rubble with lapped timber weather boarding on right-hand gable end. Scantle slate roof with gable ends. Rectangular plan, built into side of rock with 2 storeys to front and 1 storey to rear elevation. Regular 4-window front. Boarded opening on left with 3 blocked openings on right. Above, 4 renewed timber boarded openings. All with timber lintels. Right-hand leaward gable end with double doors on ground floor and plank door in first floor opening. Interior not inspected. Jonathan Couch's manuscript notes describe the loft as "0 sailmakers loft built at about the beginning of the present century and then 3-stories high, but now only 2." Information from Mrs S de Burlet. Couch's manuscript notes were edited in 1871 and published by his son, Thomas Quiller Couch as The History of Polperro

Listing NGR: SX2104150832


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Legacy System number: 61539

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Books and journals
Couch, J, History of Polperro, (1871)
De Burlet, S, Portrait of Polperro, (1977)

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