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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
Entry Name: The Head Gardener's Cottage
Listing Date: 7 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1143589
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70472
Location: Madron, Cornwall, TR20
Civil Parish: Madron
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Madron
Church of England Diocese: Truro
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
Interior: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SW4440929594
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