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Devils Roost

A Grade II Listed Building in Flushing, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1718 / 50°10'18"N

Longitude: -5.0685 / 5°4'6"W

OS Eastings: 180985

OS Northings: 34706

OS Grid: SW809347

Mapcode National: GBR ZD.S9SP

Mapcode Global: FRA 088K.P75

Entry Name: Devils Roost

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63578

Location: Mylor, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

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

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Listing Text

SW 83 SW MYLOR TREGEW ROAD, (west side),
6/302 Devils's Roost (called Grove
Cottage on late C19 map)


House. Circa early C19. Built as dower house for the Trefusis Family. Stuccoed
front otherwise painted rubble. flipped grouted scantle slate roof with wide eaves
with lozenge decoration to soffit plaster. Cast iron ogee gutters. Rendered brick
chimneys over side walls and over cross wall of rear wing.
Plan of 2 equal reception rooms facing the garden (now one) with wide axial passage
along rear with side entrance and central stair along back wall and 2 room service
wing at right angles to rear left.
2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-window south east front with plinth. Keyed stucco arches
and mid floor band. Original hornless paired sashes with uncentred pointed arched
lights. First floor windows within 3-sided arched openings have paired sashes with
central mullion with branching Y bars. Doorway to right of right-hand side wall.
Original wooden porch with C20 granite posts replacing columns: moulded cornice to
entablature, latticed soffit detail, panelled ceiling and pilasters flanking doorway;
6-panelled door, intersecting glazing to rectangular fanlight, and panelled reveals.
Interior is little altered since built with most original carpentry and joinery:
open-well open-string stair with carved tread ends, stick balusters and mahogany
handrail; plaster ceiling to each reception room, with trailing bands, slate flags to
first room of wing and panelled doors throughout.
A hardly altered plan arrangement of an early C19 house with an original side
entrance and no central front door.

Listing NGR: SW8098534706

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

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