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Meaders Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in South Hill, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5196 / 50°31'10"N

Longitude: -4.3357 / 4°20'8"W

OS Eastings: 234517

OS Northings: 71468

OS Grid: SX345714

Mapcode National: GBR NM.JN4N

Mapcode Global: FRA 17TP.DQ1

Entry Name: Meaders Cottage

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61454

Location: South Hill, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: South Hill

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: South Hill

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 37 SW
2/244 Meaders Cottage

Farmhouse, now cottage. Circa C17, partly remodelled in mid C19. Stone rubble
and cob with mid C19 brick dressings on front. Rag slate roof with gable ends.
Rendered shafts on gable ends. Although interior not inspected it appears to have
originally been a 3-room and through passage plan with stair turrets at rear of hall
and lower room , which was probably the kitchen and is heated by a gable end stack.
The hall might have had an axial stack now truncated and inner room has gable end
stack. Rear outshut at rear of higher end and porch to rear of former passage
between stair turrets. Remodelled circa early C19 when house was given a symmetrical
front with central entrance inserted into original hall and passage front door
converted into a window. Internal plan probably altered at same time. Circa C19
lean-to wing on right of front, extending to right.
2 storeys. Remodelled regular 3-window front. Ground floor with two 4-pane sashes
beneath brick segmental arches. Central, partly glazed C20 door beneath brick
segmental arch. Above two 4-pane sashes flanking a narrow 2-pane sash. Brick
dressings. Stone rubble lean-to beneath corrugated asbestos sloping roof projecting
on right-hand side of front elevation. Rear elevation with staircase projection with
narrow rectangular stair window. Winder stairs within. Rear elevation particularly
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX3451771468

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

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