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Tencreek Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Menheniot, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.445 / 50°26'42"N

Longitude: -4.447 / 4°26'49"W

OS Eastings: 226357

OS Northings: 63437

OS Grid: SX263634

Mapcode National: GBR NG.P9K7

Mapcode Global: FRA 17KW.CB6

Entry Name: Tencreek Cottages

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61284

Location: Menheniot, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Menheniot

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Menheniot

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


11/182 Tencreek Cottages

Pair of cottages now one. Circa 1840s. Painted stone rubble with steeply pitched
slate roof with gable ends. 2 gabled dormers to front. Rear projecting wing with
gable end. Projecting rubblestone stacks with brick shafts on gable ends. T-
shaped plan. In each cottage, entrance probably led straight into main room with
dairy to rear. 2 storeys, symmetrical 3-window front. Ground floor with 2 original
entrances with shouldered arches now blocked in centre beneath slate hood. Flanked
by 2 triple 1-light windows with casements with glazing bars beneath slate hoods. In
2 gabled dormers above, 3-light windows with central raised light and moulded frames.
Between dormers, two 2-light casements. Entrance now in lean-to porch to rear.
Interior Simple granite lintels to fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SX2635763437

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

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