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Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Gerrans, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.197 / 50°11'49"N

Longitude: -4.9746 / 4°58'28"W

OS Eastings: 187800

OS Northings: 37237

OS Grid: SW878372

Mapcode National: GBR ZL.0QJ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 08GH.PSV

Entry Name: Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 25 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63013

Location: Gerrans, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gerrans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Gerrans

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/49 Thatched Cottage


Small house. Probably early C18. Painted slatestone rubble and cob walls with
wheatreed thatched roof and large external, stone stack to right gable with brick
chimney. Left gable end adjoins building site. 2 room plan plus single storey
extension to right side and rear. 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window south
front. Central doorway with top glazed C20 door and shallow buttress piers forming
porch with slate lean-to roof. Wider ground floor windows with 4-pane, 2-light
casements. Wooden lintels. Heightened first floor openings under thatch eyebrows
with 4-pane, C20 windows.
Interior much renewed but splayed fireplace with bread oven survives. Roof structure
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW8780037237

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

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