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A Grade II Listed Building in St. Gennys, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7409 / 50°44'27"N

Longitude: -4.6224 / 4°37'20"W

OS Eastings: 215067

OS Northings: 96754

OS Grid: SX150967

Mapcode National: GBR N7.2LGN

Mapcode Global: FRA 1764.3A7

Entry Name: Nancemellan

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67227

Location: St. Gennys, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Gennys

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gennys

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 19 NE
5/43 Nancemellan


House. 1905. Whitewashed, rendered, slate gabled roof. Vernacular revival house.
Deep rectangular plan with outshut at rear. 2 storeys and attic. 3 window range
gabled to left with massive lateral stack with set-offs rising from the right hand
side of the gable. Porch and bay window to right of stack under slated pent roof.
Door with strap hinges terminating in tulip finials and Suffolk latch with grasp
handle and heart-shaped bracket to left. Remainder of the windows in segmental-
headed openings with segmentally arched hoodmoulds all with 3-light casements with
small panes. Right hand return has wide gable end and large stack off-centre with
2 small fire window slits at base. Similar segmentally arched window openings with
casements. The left hand return has gable end facing sea swept down at left over
rear outshut. Some of the ground floor windows have missing glazing bars. Rooms
ground floor left and centre have ceiling beams and elaborately panelled doors, the
door frame jambs terminating in Mackintosh-influenced projecting moulded finials.
Ground floor room left has slate fireplace with granite lintel. Ground floor room
right and first floor rooms have Ludlow-moulded cornices. First-floor fireplaces
blocked. Fireplaces in servants bedrooms in attic have variety of small fireplaces
with art nouveau decoration.

Listing NGR: SX1506796754

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

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