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Rock Cottage rock House

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly

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Coordinates

Latitude: 49.9603 / 49°57'37"N

Longitude: -6.2834 / 6°17'0"W

OS Eastings: 92906

OS Northings: 15480

OS Grid: SV929154

Mapcode National: GBR BXWS.DQJ

Mapcode Global: VGYBZ.18L7

Entry Name: Rock Cottage rock House

Listing Date: 14 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141208

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62470

Location: St. Martin's, Isles of Scilly, TR25

County: Isles of Scilly

Civil Parish: St. Martin's

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Isles of Scilly

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST. MARTIN'S

SV9lNW HIGHER TOWN
1358-0/2/32 Rock House'and Rock Cottage

GV II

House, now 2 dwellings. 1822 inscription to front door lintel;
remodelled and extended in later C19. Roughly coursed granite
rubble; gabled slate roof; brick ridge and end stacks. 3-unit
single-depth plan extended to double-depth plan in later C19.
2 storeys; 4-window range.
Granite lintels over late C19 plank door to left of centre and
late C20 half-glazed door to right of centre and horned
2/2-pane sashes. Blocked doorway to right gable end and
similar sashes to rear. Interior remodelled in mid C20.
Included as a dated example of a Scillonian house and for
group value with the Methodist Chapel (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SV9290615480

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