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Cartshed and Gun Room at Approx 25m North West Killiow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kea, Cornwall

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63387

Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kea

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Kea

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


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
between bays.
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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