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Forda Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Petherwin, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6873 / 50°41'14"N

Longitude: -4.4177 / 4°25'3"W

OS Eastings: 229317

OS Northings: 90310

OS Grid: SX293903

Mapcode National: GBR NH.652C

Mapcode Global: FRA 17M8.BR9

Plus Code: 9C2QMHPJ+WW

Entry Name: Forda Cottage

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Last Amended: 20 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67963

Location: North Petherwin, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: North Petherwin

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: North Petherwin

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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4/68 Forda Cottage



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4/68 Lower Forda Cottage

Farmhouse, now private house. Circa mid C17. Rendered cob on stone rubble footings.
Corrugated asbestos roof with gable ends replacing thatch. Projecting stone rubble
and cob end stacks with brick shafts.
Plan: 2 room and through passage plan with entrance to right of centre. Probably
larger hall kitchen to left and smaller parlour to right, both heated by end stacks
and both with cloam ovens. Extended to rear in circa mid C20, probably on site of
earlier service rooms, probably added in C18 and C19.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 3-window front with entrance to right of centre. C19
plank door with C19 open-fronted porch, enclosed in C20. C20 3-light casements to
right and left and two 2-light casements and one 3-light casement on first floor.
Interior: Right hand room has complete closely set waney unchamfered floor joists
and a chamfered C17 timber lintel to fireplace with tongue stops. Left hand room has
floor joists replaced but the fireplace has well constructed ashlar jambs and an
unmoulded timber lintel. Roof timbers appear complete although not fully inspected;
several principals with slightly curved feet. "

Listing NGR: SX2931790310

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