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Old Manor and Colwills

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Gennys, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7442 / 50°44'39"N

Longitude: -4.6258 / 4°37'32"W

OS Eastings: 214841

OS Northings: 97133

OS Grid: SX148971

Mapcode National: GBR N6.2KLY

Mapcode Global: FRA 1763.TYP

Plus Code: 9C2QP9VF+MM

Entry Name: Old Manor and Colwills

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67252

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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2 houses, formerly one house. C17 remodelled, restored 1983. Rendered slatestone
rubble with slate roof. South-facing range 1 room deep with stacks at gable ends,
probably hall and kitchen, with projecting wing (now Colwill's) at rear with
massive gable end stack forming T-plan. 2 storey, 3 window main range with off-
centre enclosed porch with gabled slate roof. Ground floor windows C20 sashes with
glazing bars and drip ledges. First floor windows similar, left and centre windows
under raking roofs projecting slightly above eaves line. Projecting rear wing
partly rendered, windows renewed casements and 1 sash all with glazing bars.
Horizontal sliding sash on left first floor of rear wing. Small rectangular
opening on east side of rear wing possibly original stair light. Chamfered ceiling
beams to ground floor main range. Fireplace at east gable end reset with granite
lintel and hollow-chamfered jamb. First floor room (and fireplace) right and
coupled rafter roof with halved and face-pegged.

Listing NGR: SX1484197133

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