History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Pixie Nook, House Attached to the Right and Forge Cottage with Attached Former Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Warleggan, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.4918 / 50°29'30"N

Longitude: -4.5997 / 4°35'59"W

OS Eastings: 215694

OS Northings: 69007

OS Grid: SX156690

Mapcode National: GBR N8.L69T

Mapcode Global: FRA 177R.KV9

Entry Name: Pixie Nook, House Attached to the Right and Forge Cottage with Attached Former Forge

Listing Date: 5 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140466

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62299

Location: Warleggan, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Warleggan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Warleggan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SX 16 NE
9/170 Pixie Nook, house attached to right
- and Forge Cottage with attached
former forge
Row of 3 houses, with attached forge. Probably C18, with additions and alterations
of mid C19 and some C20 alterations. Slatestone and granite rubble. Slate roofs
with ridge tiles and gable ends; gable end stacks with rubble shafts and shaped tops,
axial stack to central house, with cornice and shaped top.
Plan: Pixie Nook is to left, of 1-room plan, with entrance directly into the room,
which is heated by the axial stack to the left of the room. Forge Cottage is
attached to right, and is probably slightly later; this is a larger 1-room plan
house, heated by gable end stack to right. Attached to the front right of Forge
Cottage is a range of single storey outbuildings, which connect the house to the
forge, which is to the front right. The forge is a small single storey building,
with hipped roof to left and gable end to right, with stack with rubble shaft at each
Exterior: Pixie Nook is of 2 storeys, with 2-light 2-pane casement at ground and
first floor; half-glazed door with pitched hood to right. The left end is partly
slate-hung, with a single storey outshut to the rear.
The central house is of 2 storeys, ground floor has 2-light 3-pane casement with
granite lintel and plain door in wooden gabled porch; first floor has 2-light 2-pane
casement. Forge Cottage has a slightly higher roof level; 2 storeys and 2 windows,
2-light casements at first floor, at ground floor a half-glazed door and a 2-light
casement set inside a C20 glazed lean-to. Attached to front right is a single storey
addition with 2-light casement to inner side and gable end stack with brick shaft to
front gable end. At the gable end there is a single storey lean-to; this is in the
angle between the outhouse and the forge. The forge is a small single storey
buidling, built into the bank at the right side. At the front there is a stable door
and a 2-light casement, under one timber lintel. The rear of Forge Cottage has a C20
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX1572869018

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.