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Latitude: 50.2277 / 50°13'39"N
Longitude: -5.0324 / 5°1'56"W
OS Eastings: 183814
OS Northings: 40813
OS Grid: SW838408
Mapcode National: GBR ZH.9M9T
Mapcode Global: FRA 08BF.C9D
Entry Name: Holly Cottage
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140862
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63427
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 COOMBE
2/143 Holly Cottage
Pair of cottage, now 1 house. Circa mid C19 slatestone rubble walls with slate sills
and shallow brick arches. Slurried scantle slate roof with brick chimneys over gable
Each cottage originally with 1 front room; passages, parallel to middle, leading to
stairs and narrow rear service rooms. Right-hand cottage has workshop or fish cellar
extension to right (south west).
2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window north west front with central window blind and
painted on. Doorways to middle with narrow stone pier between. C20 doors, left one
only used as door. Windows are original 16-pane hornless sashes. Workshop, right has
ground floor doorway left with ledged door; weather boarded to first floor with
central window with vertical. glazing bars.
Interior not inspected.
An unspoilt pair of cottages at the head of the beautiful creek at Coombe and part of
a group of mostly little altered late C18 and early-mid C19 houses.
Listing NGR: SW8381440813