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Burdenwell Manor and Cottage Adjoining North-East

A Grade II* Listed Building in Week St Mary, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.753 / 50°45'10"N

Longitude: -4.4974 / 4°29'50"W

OS Eastings: 223929

OS Northings: 97796

OS Grid: SX239977

Mapcode National: GBR ND.1W0N

Mapcode Global: FRA 17G3.3PB

Entry Name: Burdenwell Manor and Cottage Adjoining North-East

Listing Date: 29 September 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67266

Location: Week St. Mary, Cornwall, EX22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Week St. Mary

Built-Up Area: Week St Mary

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mary Week

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 29 NW
Burdenwell Manor and
29.9.61 Cottage adjoining north-east.


House, formerly farmhouse. Probably C16 core, with C19/C20 alterations.
Rendered and colourwashed stone, impainted polyphant and granite porch. Slate
roof. Left gable end chimney unrendered slatestone and freestone rubble, right
gable end chimney polyphant with scallop moulded cap. Single depth plan, 2
rooms wide with cross passage. Flat-roofed rear extension with C20 gable over
stair well contains various service rooms. 2-storey, 3-window range with
central, gabled, 2-storey porch. Porch has thin granite lintel to entrance,
slate hung gable of large size and C20 sash, 3 panes per sash with glazing bars.
Two C20 ground floor sashes to left of porch; two taller C20 sashes with glazing
bars to right of porch. First floor windows C20 sash, 3 panes per sash with
glazing bars in later gabled, slate hung dormers. Slate floored cross passage.
Circa late C17/C28 framed newel staircase with turned balusteres. Ground floor
room right has whitepainted early C18 panelling throughout with a dentil cornice
and niches on either side of a pedimented, partially-blocked fireplace. House
said to have had rear lateral stack. Former home of the Granville family. Late
C17 - early C18 cottage adjoining Burdenwell Manor at right gable: 2-storey
single depth plan, 1 room wide with truncated projecting right gable end stack.
Cloam oven. First floor window under raking roof projecting slightly above
eaves line. The external rendering causes the porch to dominate and the
reduction of cottage chimney stack reduces the impact of the cottage portion.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX2392997796

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

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