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A Grade II Listed Building in Whitstone, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7604 / 50°45'37"N

Longitude: -4.4625 / 4°27'44"W

OS Eastings: 226421

OS Northings: 98540

OS Grid: SX264985

Mapcode National: GBR NF.1KKQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 17J2.K9F

Entry Name: Oak

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142425

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67278

Location: Whitstone, Cornwall, EX22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Whitstone

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Whitstone

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 29 NE
7/93 Oak

House, one time used as Royal Oak public house. Circa late C16/early C17 core, C19
additions and alterations, C20 roof and changes to floor levels. Colourwashed cob
on stone plinth, colourwashed stone lateral front stack with freestone chimney,
brick chimney to left lower gable end, left gable end rebuilt in brick and slate
hung in C20. Asbestos slate roof, formerly thatched. Corrugated iron roof to rear
right outshut. 2 room cross passage plan with off-centre entrance into passage,
now stair hall. Hall (former bar) to right of passage, kitchen (former so-called
cellar) on ground floor to left of passage. There may have been an inner room to
right which is now not present. Rear outshut: rear right former public house
snug, truncated stack to snug fireplace on right gable end wall. 2 storey, 2
window front, front right projects forward slightly, possibly extended forward to
front plane of formerly projecting lateral stack. Ground floor window left 2 light
casement with glazing bars; ground floor window to right of stack, 3-light casement
with glazing bars. First floor window left, 2-light casement with glazing bars;
first floor window to left of stack 3-light casement with glazing bars, formerly 2-
light. Interior: massive fireplace to former bar retains one granite jamb,
fireplace beam replaced by metal girder. Stout, roughly-hewn ceiling beams, some
with runout stops, some with straight cut stops. Oak benches on brackets fixed to
2 walls. 3 plank oak door with strap hinges and gudgeon-hook, similar door into
ground floor room left which retains unhewn axial ceiling beam reset in C20.

Listing NGR: SX2642198540

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

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