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Boatswains Cottage gweal Meneth

A Grade II Listed Building in Illogan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2419 / 50°14'31"N

Longitude: -5.2773 / 5°16'38"W

OS Eastings: 166419

OS Northings: 43134

OS Grid: SW664431

Mapcode National: GBR Z0.QW88

Mapcode Global: VH12J.G5ZV

Entry Name: Boatswains Cottage gweal Meneth

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Last Amended: 12 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66755

Location: Illogan, Cornwall, TR15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Illogan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saint Illogan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

ILLOGAN ILLOGAN DOWNS
SW 64 SE
(east side)
5/199 Gweal Meneth and Boatswains
Cottage

- II

The entry shall be amended to read:-

SW 64 SE ILLOGAN ILLOGAN DOWNS
(east side)

5/199 Gweal Meneth and Boatswains Cottage

- II

Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1778 on porch; subdivided later
and Boatswains Cottage extended in late C20. Coursed squared
granite, slate roof, brick chimneys. Rectangular plan with rear
outshuts making double depth. Two storeys and 3 bays,
symmetrical; central doorway protected by simple pedimented porch
with monolith sides and pediment (date 1778 painted in pediment);
2 square windows at ground floor with splayed voussoirs and
pendent keystones, 3 square windows above: those in the centre
and to the left are 4-pane sashes, but those to the right
(Boatswains Cottage are now C20 2-light casements. Gable
chimneys. Small addition on left end wall, and chimney rising
from this end of rear outshut. Rear of Gweal Meneth has 4-pane
sashed window and added outshut porch; rear of Boatswains Cottage
has large late C20 extension not of special interest. Interior:
Gweal Meneth has large rectangular fireplace with massive granite
lintel, and cloam oven in left side. Boatswains Cottage is much
altered inside.

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ILLOGAN ILLOGAN DOWNS
SW 64 SE
(east side)
5/199
Gweal Meneth and Boatswains
Cottage

II
Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1778 on porch; altered. Coursed squared
granite, slate roof, brick chimneys. Rectangular plan with linhay making double
depth. Two storeys and 3 bays, symmetrical; central dorway protected by simple
pedimented porch with monolith sides and pediment (date 1778 painted in
pediment); 2 square windows at ground floor with splayed voussoirs and pendent
keystones, 3 square windows above: those in the centre and to the left are 4-
pane sashes, but those to the right (Boatswains Cottage) are now 2-light
casements. Gable chimneys. Small addition ato left end wall, and chimney rising
from this end of linhay. Rear of Gweal Meneth has 4-pane sashed window and
added outshut porch; rear of Boatswains Cottage has modern addition. Interior:
Gweal Meneth has large rectangular fireplace with massive granite lintel, and
cloam oven in left side.


Listing NGR: SW6641943134

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