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Penwyn House

A Grade II Listed Building in Grampound, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2986 / 50°17'54"N

Longitude: -4.9005 / 4°54'1"W

OS Eastings: 193522

OS Northings: 48314

OS Grid: SW935483

Mapcode National: GBR ZR.361P

Mapcode Global: FRA 08M7.NNN

Entry Name: Penwyn House

Listing Date: 20 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71408

Location: Grampound with Creed, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Grampound with Creed

Built-Up Area: Grampound

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Grampound with Creed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

GRAMPOUND FORE STREET (South side), Grampound
SW 9248-9348 WITH CREED
7/66 Penwyn House
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GV II

House. Early C19, with alterations and additions of the later C19 and few later
alterations. Slatestone rubble with brick dressings. Asbestos slate roof with ridge
tiles and gable ends. Gable end stacks with brick shafts. Deep bracketed eaves.
Gable end stack with brick shaft to the rear service wing.
Plan: 2-room plan, with central entrance and principal room to front right and left,
each heated from a gable end stack. Integral service wing on one-room plan to rear
left, heated from a gable end stack. Probably of the later C19, a rear wing was
added to right.
Exterior: 2 storeys, symmetrical 3 window front. Central C19 6-panelled door with
overlight and C19 doorcase with pilasters and dentil cornice. Large C19 16-pane sash
to right and left with cambered brick arches. First floor has three C19 16-pane
sashes with cambered brick arches. Right end blind. There is a straight joint in
the masonry to right to the 2-storey rear wing, with 2-light 4-pane C19 casement at
ground floor, first floor has C19 20-pane sash with cambered brick arch. There is a
lower 2-storey wing to end right. The left end is blind. Lean-to with C19 half-
glazed door and 2-light casement to the loft over. The inner side of the rear wing
has 20-pane sash with cambered brick arch at first floor; rest of the building not
accessible at time of survey (September 1987).
Interior: Not inspected, but may retain good features of the early C19.


Listing NGR: SW9352248314

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