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Landewednack House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lizard, Cornwall

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Latitude: 49.9698 / 49°58'11"N

Longitude: -5.1944 / 5°11'39"W

OS Eastings: 171030

OS Northings: 12625

OS Grid: SW710126

Mapcode National: GBR Z6.L0LW

Mapcode Global: FRA 0902.G57

Entry Name: Landewednack House

Listing Date: 9 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64644

Location: Landewednack, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Landewednack

Built-Up Area: Lizard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Landewednack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/04/2015

SW 71 SW

Landewednack House

(Formerly listed as The Rectory)

Former rectory for Church of St Winwalaus. Circa late C17 with extensions to the north in the C18 and mid C19. Exterior remodelled circa mid-C19. Plastered stone, the
upper walls of cob. Steeply pitched asbestos slate roof with gabled ends. Rendered chimney stacks at gable ends. Early block on south, single depth plan, 2 rooms with central cross passage. Further extended to form double depth plan with wing to rear on north-east. 2 storeys, symmetrical. Widely spaced 3 window front. 12-pane sashes with intact glazing bars. Central doorway with C19 panelled door. Circa early C20 glazed verandah across front. Interior: much of the early C19 and C18 joinery is intact including a good early C19 open string staircase with coved tread soffits, straight balusters and wreathed handrail. Shallow elliptical arch on acanthus console brackets to hall screen. Some fielded panelling survives on first floor.

Listing NGR: SW7103012625

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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