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The Cornish Choughs Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2162 / 50°12'58"N

Longitude: -5.3159 / 5°18'57"W

OS Eastings: 163541

OS Northings: 40392

OS Grid: SW635403

Mapcode National: GBR FX73.KV8

Mapcode Global: VH12H.TT2N

Plus Code: 9C2P6M8M+FM

Entry Name: The Cornish Choughs Public House

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66579

Location: Camborne, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Camborne

Built-Up Area: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Penponds

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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SW 64 SW
(south side)
4/34 Treswithian
The Cornish Choughs Public House
Public house. Probably later C18; altered. Coursed granite rubble with
quoins, modern pantiled roof. Double-depth plan. Two storeys and 5 unequal
bays; the 3-bay left half, which is symmetrical, has a central doorway
protected by a small porch with monolithic jambs mounted on low walls
and a simple monolithic pediment, two 16-pane unhorned sashed windows at
ground floor and 3 above, all with raised sills and splayed lintels; the
right-hand half has a central doorway with segmental head in a splayed
lintel, a 2-storey canted bay to the left with 12- and 8-pane sashes, and a
bow window to the right and a 16-pane sash above this, with a cambered
lintel Gable chimneys, and a ridge chimney at the junction. Rear not
inspected. Interior: rear room at left end has large stone fireplace with
clockwork spit mounted over the mantel worked by weights in a built-in
cupboard to the left, (etc.). History: said to have been used as staging
post for packhorse drivers carrying tin ore to Hayle.

Listing NGR: SW6354140392

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