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Latitude: 50.2386 / 50°14'19"N
Longitude: -5.0807 / 5°4'50"W
OS Eastings: 180419
OS Northings: 42165
OS Grid: SW804421
Mapcode National: GBR ZD.N0L0
Mapcode Global: FRA 087D.JGL
Entry Name: Cartshed and Gun Room at Approx 25m North West Killiow House
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140846
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63387
Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Kea
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Kea
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 84 SW KEA
2/101 Cartshed and gun room at approx 25m
north west Killiow House
Cartshed and gun room. Circa mid C19. Mixed rubble walling with granite quoins and
jambstones. Scantle slate roofs, partly slurried, on 3 levels with gable ends and
with hipped dormer to gun room.
Plan is irregular range with single-cell gun room to left (north), large 4-bay
rectangular cartshed open to front at centre (west) and adjoining 2-bay smaller
cartshed to right (south).
Single storey. West front with gun room, left, large cartshed, middle, and smaller
cartshed set back on the right. Gun room has doorway, left, with ledged door and 12-
pane sash, right, rising into roof dormer. Main cartshed has open front supported by
wooden Tuscan columns on granite plinths. Cartshed to right has similar column
Interior of main cartshed has king post roof structure. Cobbled floors.
A very complete example of a C19 gun room and cartshed range.
Listing NGR: SW8041942165
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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