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Trelissick, Garden Wall at Road Side and Wash House to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Germoe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1163 / 50°6'58"N

Longitude: -5.3649 / 5°21'53"W

OS Eastings: 159540

OS Northings: 29443

OS Grid: SW595294

Mapcode National: GBR FX4C.MBS

Mapcode Global: VH131.YBMQ

Plus Code: 9C2P4J8P+G2

Entry Name: Trelissick, Garden Wall at Road Side and Wash House to North

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142162

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65914

Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Germoe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germoe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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6/235 Trelissick, garden wall at road
side and wash house to north


House, garden wall and wash house. Circa mid C19. Coarsed dressed granite front,
otherwise painted rubble with dressed granite quoins, jambstones, sills and lintels
Asbestos slate roof with rendered chimneys over the gable ends.
Double-depth plan with 2 equal front rooms flanking a through passage leading to
central rear stair hall with shallow service room behind each front room. A garden
wall adjoins the left hand side of the front and returns at right angles to the front
to form the boundary between the house and the road. A gateway adjoins at the rear
left hand corner of the house and adjoining the far gate pier is a single storey wash
2 storey. Symmetrical 3-window south west front with central doorway. C20 door.
Original 12-pane hornless sashes both at front and at rear.
The garden wall is slurried rubble with rubble coping. The wall is ramped up near
the house and a doorway to the garden adjoins the corner of the house.
The wash house has painted rubble walls, a grouted scantle slate roof with gable ends
and a brick chimney over the left hand gable end. The south west front has a rounded
corner, far left, small window, left, and a doorway. A round-headed gate pier, one
of a pair of piers flanking the rear courtyard gateway, is between the window and
An attractive house both front and rear and enhanced by the survival of the complete
wash house and garden wall.

Listing NGR: SW5954029443

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