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Latitude: 50.4988 / 50°29'55"N
Longitude: -4.2198 / 4°13'11"W
OS Eastings: 242664
OS Northings: 68903
OS Grid: SX426689
Mapcode National: GBR NS.KV8P
Mapcode Global: FRA 271R.3VJ
Entry Name: Danescombe Hotel and Attached Front Wall and Railings
Listing Date: 19 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140211
English Heritage Legacy ID: 60876
Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL18
Civil Parish: Calstock
Built-Up Area: Calstock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Calstock
Church of England Diocese: Truro
CALSTOCK LOWER KELLY, Calstock
9/244 Danescombe Hotel and attached
front wall and railings
Large house, now in use as an hotel, with attached front wall and railings. Circa
1860, with few later alterations. Rendered stone rubble. Hipped slate roof with
stacks to sides with rendered shafts.
Plan: Double depth plan, with principal room to front left and right and central
entrance ; service rooms to rear. The house is built into the bank at the rear, and
faces the River Tamar.
Exterior: 3 storeys, symmetrical 3-window front ; all windows are C19 2-light
casements ; at ground floor there are panelled double doors to centre, with French
window to right and left. At the ground and first floor there is a verandah with
tented roof and wooden lattice balustrade and scalloped valance.
The front wall is in rubble, surmounted by railings with knob finials, the stanchions
with trefoil finials.
Interior: Not inspected.
The Danescombe Hotel is in a prominent position on the bank of the River Tamar ; it
was built by the Edgcumbe family of Cotehele, and can be seen from the Chapel of St
George and St Thomas a Becket (q.v.)
Sources: Tamar Valley Project.
Listing NGR: SX4266468903
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