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A Grade II Listed Building in Tresco, Isles of Scilly

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Latitude: 49.9581 / 49°57'29"N

Longitude: -6.3351 / 6°20'6"W

OS Eastings: 89180

OS Northings: 15443

OS Grid: SV891154

Mapcode National: GBR BXRS.M0J

Mapcode Global: VGYBY.49QZ

Entry Name: Thatch

Listing Date: 14 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62561

Location: Tresco, Isles of Scilly, TR24

County: Isles of Scilly

Civil Parish: Tresco

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Isles of Scilly

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1358-0/1/126 Thatch


House. Early C19. Colourwashed granite rubble; gabled C20
slate roof; rendered end stacks. 2-unit central-staircase plan
with rear outshut.
2 storeys; 3-window range. Granite lintels over C20
half-glazed door and horned 2/2-pane sashes. Interior not
inspected. Until recently, this was the last cottage on the
islands to have retained its thatch roof. One of a group of
cottages in Dolphin Town, which lies to the east of the Church
of St. Nicholas (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SV8918015443

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

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