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Two Flights of Steps 8 Metres to South West of Cartuther Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in Menheniot, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4423 / 50°26'32"N

Longitude: -4.4466 / 4°26'47"W

OS Eastings: 226372

OS Northings: 63135

OS Grid: SX263631

Mapcode National: GBR NG.PHND

Mapcode Global: FRA 17KW.KGP

Entry Name: Two Flights of Steps 8 Metres to South West of Cartuther Barton

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61270

Location: Menheniot, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Menheniot

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Menheniot

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


11/69 Two flights of steps 8m to south
west of Cartuther Barton


2 flights of steps on garden terraces. Circa late C17 or early C18. Granite. 2
flights of steps leading from main entrance of house to south-west. Both flights
have low flank walls swept out to wider steps at lower level towards house. Lower
terrace with 7 and upper terrace with 10 granite monolith steps flanked by parapets
with moulded granite copings. Square newels with moulded caps at top and bottom of
terrace. Granite ball finials to 2 intermediate newels. Compare with terraces on
painted panels of powder room. (q.v. Cartuther Barton).

Listing NGR: SX2906763779

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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