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A Grade II Listed Building in Launcells, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.824 / 50°49'26"N

Longitude: -4.4875 / 4°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 224894

OS Northings: 105667

OS Grid: SS248056

Mapcode National: GBR K4.XK03

Mapcode Global: FRA 16HX.FK5

Entry Name: Ravenscourt

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141797

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64854

Location: Launcells, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launcells

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launcells

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


5/42 Ravenscourt

- II

House, formerly rectory. Early C19. Freestone rubble with slate hipped roof,
brick dressings, brick chimneys at hipped ends, hipped ends partly built in brick.
Double depth plan with entrance into stair hall. 3-bay 2-storey symmetrical front
with single, central roof dormer. Slate-topped steps up to lattice porch and
panelled door. 2 ground floor, 3 first floor windows : all timber sashes, 6 panes
per light. Fireplaces to ground floor front rooms C20. In 1821 Thomas Hooper
Morrison stated that he was "beginning to build" a new clergyman's house at
Launcells. "The Diocese of Exeter in 1821 : Bishop Carey's Replies to Queries
Before Visitation, volume I, Cornwall". Devon and Cornwall Record Society, New
[Series, Vol.3, 1958, p.42.]

Listing NGR: SS2489405667

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