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Cottage and Wall at East About 80 Metres North East of Stowe Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in Kilkhampton, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.8733 / 50°52'23"N

Longitude: -4.5408 / 4°32'26"W

OS Eastings: 221331

OS Northings: 111272

OS Grid: SS213112

Mapcode National: GBR K2.T9HY

Mapcode Global: FRA 16CS.QSJ

Entry Name: Cottage and Wall at East About 80 Metres North East of Stowe Barton

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64822

Location: Kilkhampton, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kilkhampton

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Kilkhampton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/13 Cottage and Wall at East about 80
- metres north east of Stowe Barton

- II

Cottage. Late C17 core, C19 alterations. Formerly part of kitchen block to
Stowe, built 1680 for John Grenville, Early of Bath. English bond brick, slate
gabled roof. 2 cell and attic plan. Entrance through C19/early C20 brick porch in
left gable end, further entrance ground floor left. Two 2-light ground floor
windows, 6 panes per light. 1 storey and attic. Roof dormer windows to front and
rear platband to front. Ground floor room left has massive fireplace, partly
blocked, with fireplace beam, 1 ceiling cross beam, partition wall of stud with
brick nogging. Fireplace and Gascoyne map of Stowe made in 1694 suggests that
cottage was part of former kitchen block. Michael Trinick, 'The Great House of
Stowe', Journal of the Royal Institution of Cornwall', New series, vol.VIII, Part
2, 1979, PP.90-108, p.100. Part of Stowe gardens.

Listing NGR: SS2133111272

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