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Old Parsonage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruanlanihorne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2424 / 50°14'32"N

Longitude: -4.9531 / 4°57'11"W

OS Eastings: 189534

OS Northings: 42222

OS Grid: SW895422

Mapcode National: GBR ZM.7XWF

Mapcode Global: FRA 08JD.06B

Entry Name: Old Parsonage

Listing Date: 27 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62858

Location: Ruanlanihorne, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Ruanlanihorne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ruan Lanihorne

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/18 Old Parsonage


Rectory (now private house) 1850. By William White. Slate rubble with granite
dressings and scantle slate and dry slate roofs and axial and lateral rubble stone
stacks with bands. Gothic style with deliberately irregular plan and elevations
creating romantic silhouette. 2 storeys. Stucco south-west. 3 window front has
pair of trefoil headed 2-light mullions with transoms to left bay; flat-headed 4-
light shouldered headed mullion to middle bay; 5-light trefoil headed to right under
2-centred shallow arch and 3-light trefoil head windows to first floor under steep
gables smaller to middle and with hammer beam external truss to left gable. Windows
are granite mostly with plaster hoodmoulds. Granite windows to other fronts are
without hoodmoulds and have varied details including 2-light one with quatrefoil
over to entrance front. Bell cote to gable of south-east single storey wing.
Interior has much original detail including corbelled and arched granite fireplace
to west room, stair with octagonal baluster granite 2-centred (springing from 2
levels) arch in vestibule and exposed sash weights.

Listing NGR: SW8953442222

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

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