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1, Venton Gannel

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0755 / 50°4'31"N

Longitude: -5.1952 / 5°11'42"W

OS Eastings: 171480

OS Northings: 24378

OS Grid: SW714243

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.C6G5

Mapcode Global: FRA 080T.7VM

Entry Name: 1, Venton Gannel

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141726

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65303

Location: Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Meneage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mawgan-in-Meneage

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/141 No. 1, Venton Gannel


House. Probably mid-late C18. Painted rubble with cob above, slate sills, wooden
lintels. Wheat reed thatched roof, sweeping lower over rear outshut, with brick
chimneys over gable end stacks, the right hand stack external.
Plan: 2 rooms at the front (now 1 room), kitchen with larger fireplace, left,
parlour right with oven projection; central stair in two-thirds length integral
shallow rear outshut with small service room at either side. (The right hand service
room only partly behind right hand room). Extended at the left (lower) end with a
single storey service room.
Two storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window front with nearly central doorway with C20
glazed door; hood over. C20 two light casements to ground floor, old 12-pane 2-
light casements above.
Interior has some old slightly chamfered ceiling cross beams in the left hand part;
axial beams in the right hand part; large fireplaces and original dog-leg stair with
reused balusters from elsewhere. First floor and roof not inspected.
One of two C18 thatched houses together, isolated-in picturesque wooded surroundings.

Listing NGR: SW7148024378

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

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