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Latitude: 50.062 / 50°3'43"N
Longitude: -5.6584 / 5°39'30"W
OS Eastings: 138268
OS Northings: 24398
OS Grid: SW382243
Mapcode National: GBR DXDJ.4YJ
Mapcode Global: VH05M.VPZV
Entry Name: Mount Whistle Cottage
Listing Date: 22 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138132
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69729
Location: St. Levan, Cornwall, TR19
Civil Parish: St. Levan
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Levan
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 322 SE
7/179 (was 29/151 grade III) Mount Whistle Cottage
Farmhouse. C18, or possibly older and remodelled in the C18, extended in the C20.
Granite rubble with granite dressings. Wheat reed thatched roofs. Original roof
sweeps lower at rear. Dressed granite chimneys over the gable ends.
Plan: Original house (now 1 room) was originally 2 main rooms with kitchen living
room on the left and parlour on the right with lobby entrance and stair between.
Probably there were shallow pantries behind the front rooms. Built into the bank on
the left. C20 extension on the right-hand side and at lower angels in front.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window front (original house) with
doorway slightly right of middle. C20 door and windows in C18 openings. Old 4-pane
window with bullseye panes at rear.
Interior: C18 features include large granite fireplace at left-hand end, bowtell
moulded ceiling beams, some plank and muntin partitions and pegged roof structure
with original C18 plastered under-layer of thatch attached to original battens.
Listing NGR: SW3826824398
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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