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A Grade II Listed Building in Lanteglos, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.331 / 50°19'51"N

Longitude: -4.6198 / 4°37'11"W

OS Eastings: 213639

OS Northings: 51179

OS Grid: SX136511

Mapcode National: GBR N7.XF56

Mapcode Global: FRA 1865.B01

Entry Name: Essa

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137144

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60556

Location: Lanteglos, Cornwall, PL23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanteglos

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanteglos-by-Fowey

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


8/55 Essa

- II

Farmhouse, circa late C17 or early C18. C20 extension to rear. Whitewashed
rubble stone with slate roof. Large projecting stone stack on left hand gable end
with brick stack in right hand hipped end.
Originally 2 rooms with cross passage. 2 storeys asymmetrical 2 window front.
Ground floor with two 2-light casements, the left hand window with glazing bars.
Central door with rendered C20 porch. Above two 2-light casements, the right hand
one with glazing bars.
Single storey store on left hand gable end, rubble stone with slate roof and 2
double doors.
Interior not inspected.
In C13 the Manor of Polruan, otherwise Esse or Ussa, belonged to the Daubeny
family. However by the end of the C14 the Manor had been divided up and linked with
the Manor of Lanteglos.
N A Ackland and R M Druce, Lanteglos-by-Fowey with Polruan and Bodinnick, 1978.
C Henderson and H Coates Old Cornish Bridges and Streams 1928 rp.1972.

Listing NGR: SX1363951179

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