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Porthtown House

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Agnes, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2774 / 50°16'38"N

Longitude: -5.2402 / 5°14'24"W

OS Eastings: 169233

OS Northings: 46959

OS Grid: SW692469

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.9LKT

Mapcode Global: VH12C.4926

Entry Name: Porthtown House

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141515

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63816

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR4

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mount Hawke with Mithian

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 74 NW
7/188 Porthtowan House

Farmhouse, possibly a former account (count) house associated with Tywarnhaile
Mine. Circa 1840s. Killas rubble walls with granite dressings. Dry Delabole slate
hipped roof. C20 rebuilt brick chimney over left-hand side. Cast-iron ogee gutters.
Plan: Double-depth plan. 2 rooms at the front flanking a central entrance hall
leading to stair hall between 2 rear service rooms. Service lean-tos slightly set
back at either side.
Exterior: Symmetrical 3-window front with central doorway. Original 6-panel door
with overlight. Original 16-pane hornless sashes. Openings are spanned by granite
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW6923346959

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

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