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Wychwood Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cubert, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3818 / 50°22'54"N

Longitude: -5.1184 / 5°7'6"W

OS Eastings: 178394

OS Northings: 58194

OS Grid: SW783581

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.Q2N0

Mapcode Global: FRA 0851.7R4

Entry Name: Wychwood Cottage

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63674

Location: Cubert, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Cubert

Built-Up Area: Cubert

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Cubert

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 75 NE
2/28 Wychwood Cottage

House; formerly a pair of attached houses. Probably circa early C18, with
alterations of C19 and some C20 alterations. Stone rubble, the upper level in cob;
rendered and painted. Shingled roof with gable ends. Gable end stacks with brick
Plan: Originally a pair of attached one-room plan houses, with paired central
entrances, each house with one room at the outer side, each room heated from a gable
end stack. There is a shallow unheated outshut behind the room to right, probably an
addition of C19. The doorway into the house to left has been blocked.
Exterior: 2 storeys, asymmetrical 3-window front. Ground floor has 2-light 8-pane
C19 casement with L hinges and timber lintel to right and left. The central doorways
have a 9-pane window inserted in the doorway to left; to right a C20 half-glazed door
with shallow open-fronted wooden porch with pitched roof. First floor has two 2-
light 6-pane casements with L hinges, of C19, to left; 2-light 8-pane casement of C19
with L hinges to right. The left end has two C20 single lights at first floor;
ground floor has single storey C20 addition with window to front and door in the
gable end to left. The right end has C20 single light at first floor to left.
Rendered single storey lean-to with corrugated asbestos roof and 2-light window at
the right side. At the rear the outshut is single storey with a catslide roof, C20
window and plank door with overlight. Plank door with glazed panel at the left end
of the outshut.
Interior: The outshut contains a straight stair. The room at ground floor to right
has roughly hewn beams and blocked gable end fireplace. Rest of the house not
accessible at time of survey (October 1987) but may contain other features such as
beams and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SW7839458194

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

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