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Latitude: 50.4401 / 50°26'24"N
Longitude: -4.4119 / 4°24'42"W
OS Eastings: 228827
OS Northings: 62805
OS Grid: SX288628
Mapcode National: GBR NJ.PLKX
Mapcode Global: FRA 17NW.M0B
Entry Name: Poads Trust Almshouses
Listing Date: 26 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140030
English Heritage Legacy ID: 61314
Location: Menheniot, Cornwall, PL14
Civil Parish: Menheniot
Built-Up Area: Menheniot
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Menheniot
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 26 SE MENHENIOT MENHENIOT
11/114 Poads Trust Almshouses
Almshouses. Circa early C19, restored and extended at rear in 1960s. Rubblestone,
partly slate hung and rendered to rear. Slate roof with gable end on north and
hipped end on north east. Rendered rear axial stacks. Almshouses, originally 1 room
deep, extended to rear in 1960s. Arranged to form 2 rows, joined at an acute angle
on corner site.
2 storeys. Regular 7 window front on west. 3 houses on left at slightly higher
level than remainder. Ground floor with five 2-light C19 casements with triangular
heads and 3 triangular headed doorways with recessed, plank doors. Above, five
2-light casements with triangular heads. To right, in lower range, window openings
altered. C20 casements. Corner, partly slate hung with small slate hung lean-to
porch. South east range, 2 storeys, 6 window front. Granite arches to ground floor
openings on left. Entrance near centre partly blocked. Possibly wider cart
entrance. 2 cottages on right, added circa mid C19. Straight joint.
Listing NGR: SX2882762805
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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