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Latitude: 50.1629 / 50°9'46"N
Longitude: -5.0691 / 5°4'8"W
OS Eastings: 180901
OS Northings: 33712
OS Grid: SW809337
Mapcode National: GBR ZD.SX86
Mapcode Global: FRA 088L.H00
Entry Name: Clinton House
Listing Date: 30 May 1967
Last Amended: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63565
Location: Mylor, Cornwall, TR11
Civil Parish: Mylor
Built-Up Area: Flushing
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Flushing
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 83 SW MYLOR TREFUSIS ROAD, (east side),
6/288 No 31 (Clinton House) (formerly listed
30.5.67 as Nos 1 and 2)
House part of terrace. Circa early C18. Stuccoed front with plinth and moulded
coved eaves cornice. Slate sills. Steep dry scantle slate roof with 2 raking
dormers. Brick chimney over party wall, left, shared with No 30.
Plan of large reception room, left, now subdivided, passage on right leading to later
service room. Original stair turret to rear left.
2 storeys plus attic over basement. Regular 4-window west road front with 12-pane
hornless sashes. Doorway is in fourth from left ground floor opening. 6-panel door
within wooden doorcase with consoles supporting simple entablature. Before the
doorway is flight of 4 granite steps with wrought iron with wreathed and ramped
handrail over square balusters.
Interior not inspected.
Cobbled pavement to front.
Robert Hunt, the mineralogist and scientific writer lived here. Hunt was a lecturer
on mechanical science at the Royal School of Mines, and a member of the Royal
Society, and after his death a Museum in Redruth was named after him, but this no
Quoted from THE STORY OF FLUSHING CORNWALL by Ursula Redwood (Lady Redwood).
Part of a fine group of C18 houses.
Listing NGR: SW8090133712
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