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2, the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Chacewater, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2567 / 50°15'24"N

Longitude: -5.1567 / 5°9'24"W

OS Eastings: 175085

OS Northings: 44405

OS Grid: SW750444

Mapcode National: GBR Z7.9Y9Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 082C.4TD

Entry Name: 2, the Square

Listing Date: 30 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140927

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63180

Location: Chacewater, Cornwall, TR4

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Chacewater

Built-Up Area: Chacewater

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Chacewater

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

CHACEWATER THE SQUARE (west side), Chacewater
SW 74 SE
5/82 No 2
30.5.67
GV II
Small house. Circa 1820. Killas and elvan rubble with elvan and freestone dressings
with cob to part of right gable end and the stud and plaster wall to wing. Scantle
slate roof sweeping lower to rear, left, with brick chimneys over gable ends. L-
shaped plan of 2 front rooms with central cross passage and stair and 1-room kitchen
wing to rear, right and narrow service room to rear left. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-
window north east road front. Central freestone and elvan ashlar doorway with plain
pilasters, moulded impost stones round-headed arch with keystone, architrave and
cornice. Top-glazed 6-panel door with blind fanlight over. Rendered plinth and flat
dressed stone arches with projecting keystones over windows. Elvan sills. Original
12-pane hornless sashes with mostly original crown glass. Original sashes also to
wing and stair and original 16-pane 2-light casement to rear, left.
Interior is little altered with original T-plan stair, and mahogany doors with
moulded architraves; original floors, bead moulded beams to wing and original roof
structure. Blocked borrowed light between right-hand room and passage suggests that
front door fanlight has always been blind. Cobbled pavement to front.
An interesting example of a small town house with farmhouse plan of rear kitchen wing
and integral service room modified and reduced in scale to suit the site.


Listing NGR: SW7508544405

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