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The Old Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Gennys, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7411 / 50°44'27"N

Longitude: -4.6312 / 4°37'52"W

OS Eastings: 214447

OS Northings: 96796

OS Grid: SX144967

Mapcode National: GBR N6.2Q6X

Mapcode Global: FRA 1754.5KP

Plus Code: 9C2QP9R9+CG

Entry Name: The Old Cottages

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67229

Location: St. Gennys, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Gennys

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gennys

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 19 NW
4/45 The Old Cottages


2 cottages, possibly originally one house. C17 with C19 and C20 additions.
Rendered stone and cob with thatched roof. South facing range, one room deep with
stack at east gable end (gable end extended to rear C20 and axial stack. C20
additions to rear and west end. Possibly hall at higher end with cross passage and
lower end kitchen. 2 storey, 5 window range. 2 C19 enclosed rendered porches with
sloping slate roofs. Inner doorways with roll mouldings, 4 irregularly-spaced
ground floor casements, renewed, with glazing bars. 4 outer upper-storey windows
project above the eaves line, the second from the east under a raking roof.
Interiors much altered. Fireplace at east gable end with massive fireplace beam
and cloam oven, closely-spaced thin curved ceiling beams. Collar rafter roof with
face pegged principals visible in upstairs rooms.

Listing NGR: SX1444796796

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

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