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Latitude: 50.3499 / 50°20'59"N
Longitude: -5.0695 / 5°4'10"W
OS Eastings: 181726
OS Northings: 54503
OS Grid: SW817545
Mapcode National: GBR ZD.F3HP
Mapcode Global: FRA 0883.NTZ
Entry Name: Shepherds House
Listing Date: 16 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141419
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63992
Location: St. Newlyn East, Cornwall, TR8
Civil Parish: St. Newlyn East
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Newlyn
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST NEWLYN EAST SHEPHERDS
SW 85 SW
4/53 Shepherds House
Mine captain's house, 1817-18 for Sir Christopher Hawkins' manager, John
Giddy, also superintendent of the smelting house. Cost £10.16s.
Stone, slate hung externally, and slate roof.
Plan. 3 x 2 bays, with central stair hall, dining room to left, drawing
room to right of main east front. To rear, a lower C20 2-storey wing,
returning along rear elevation as single storey lean-to.
Two storeys. central square porch on Doric pilasters carrying painted
stone cornice. Six panelled door, the upper panels glazed, and
contemporary acanthus leaf iron knocker with brass plate. Windows either
side of ground floor and to landing over hall set in arch recesses.
Twelve paned sashes, the upper sash round headed with radial glazing bars.
Outer windows of first floor 9-pane sashes. Panelled eaves on paired
modillions. South (garden)front of 3 bays, the centre bay blind. North
elevation rendered. Roof hipped to a central 6-flue stack.
Interior: Room to left of hall has arched recesses and panelled shutters
to splayed window reveals.
(H.L.Douch. 'East Wheal Rose' (1964)
Listing NGR: SW8172654503
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