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Tresvennack Cottage, Including Front Garden Walls and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Paul, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0981 / 50°5'53"N

Longitude: -5.5764 / 5°34'35"W

OS Eastings: 144328

OS Northings: 28128

OS Grid: SW443281

Mapcode National: GBR DXMF.6HK

Mapcode Global: VH05H.9SBN

Entry Name: Tresvennack Cottage, Including Front Garden Walls and Gate

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69584

Location: Paul, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Paul

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Paul

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 42 NW
5/26 Tresvennack Cottage, including
- front garden walls and gate
Small farmhouse including front garden walls and gate. C18, extended circa early C19
and eaves heightened slightly when last re-roofed possibly at the same time. Granite
ashlar front (original part), otherwise granite rubble with granite dressing.
Grouted scantle slate roof sweeping lower over rear outshut (formerly a lean-to).
Brick chimneys over gable ends. Evidence that right-hand gable end originally had
granite copings. Cast-iron ogee-section gutters.
Plan: Originally a 2-room plan house with cross passage or lobby entrance between
the rooms. Later C18 or early C19 a lean-to was added at the rear to provide pantry
and probably dairy. At some time, probably circa early C19, the left-hand room was
widened to the left, the eaves and the lean-to were heightened. C19 outbuilding set
back on left.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Overall regular 3 window east front. Original granite ashlar
part of front on the right is an originally symmetrical 2 window front with (blocked)
central doorway; original left-hand window opening is now a doorway and this opening
and the window opening over have been reduced in width. Taller ashlar lintel course
over the ground floor openings. C20 door, circa early C20 6-pane horned sashes.
Interior: Not inspected.
Rubble walls surround irregularly shaped garden at the front. Gateway is aligned
with present doorway of house. Gate-piers are roughly hewn granite monoliths.
Simple C19 wrought-iron gate.

Listing NGR: SW4432828128

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

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