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The Head Gardener's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Madron, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1113 / 50°6'40"N

Longitude: -5.5763 / 5°34'34"W

OS Eastings: 144409

OS Northings: 29594

OS Grid: SW444295

Mapcode National: GBR DXMD.0K9

Mapcode Global: VH05H.9GDJ

Plus Code: 9C2P4C6F+GF

Entry Name: The Head Gardener's Cottage

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143589

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70472

Location: Madron, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Madron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Madron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Cottage

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SW 42 NW
9/179 The Head Gardener's Cottage
Gardener's or bailiff's house. Circa mid C19. Granite rubble with granite
dressings. Hipped scantle slate roof with projecting eaves and lean-to scantle slate
roof to verandah. Brick chimneys over the side walls.
Plan: 2 room plan house with central entrance hall, open verandah at front and at
either side (later enclosed at left-hand side) and later C19 kitchen wing at right
angles behind the right-hand room. Gothic style windows.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3 window east front with central doorway. Original
Gothic style door and 2-light casements with Gothic style heads. In front of the
house and returning at either side is an open verandah carried on wooden posts over a
granite kerb. Original skylights over the ground floor windows with lead-sheathed
glazing bars.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW4440929594

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