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CUSTOM 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: CUSTOM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1143972

Location

CUSTOM HOUSE, CUSTOM HOUSE COURT

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Penzance

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Feb-1974

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 69493

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1498 PENZANCE CUSTOM HOUSE COURT

Custom House SW 4730 5/494 SW 4730 6/494

II GV

2. Early C1l9. Coursed granite rubble. Slate hipped roof with wide eaves soffit. Built into steep sloping site with south west elevation one storey and north east elevation 3 storeys. South west one storey, 2 windows, sashes with glazing bars. Central doorway projecting plain granite architrave and entablature. North east eleaation facing harbour, 3 storeys, 3 windows, sashes with glazing bars, this elevation is obscured by 2 storey loft wing with open ground floor with crude granite posts supporting slate hung upper storey, 2-light casements and loft doors, slate hipped roof, the outside elevation is colour-washed rubble, 2 small casements, 2 storeys, central door on each flor.

Nos 3, 4, the Revenue, and the Custom House form a group.

Listing NGR: SW4760530039

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National Grid Reference: SW 47605 30039

Map

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