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A Grade II Listed Building in Manaccan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0913 / 50°5'28"N

Longitude: -5.1359 / 5°8'9"W

OS Eastings: 175795

OS Northings: 25959

OS Grid: SW757259

Mapcode National: GBR Z8.ZB23

Mapcode Global: FRA 084R.T54

Entry Name: Penkestle

Listing Date: 10 July 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65237

Location: Manaccan, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Manaccan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Manaccan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


10.7.57 Penkestle


House. Circa early C18. Painted rubble walls, slate sills, wooden lintels.
Thatched roof with stone rubble stacks over gable ends, heightened with brick shafts.
Overall T-shaped plan of original 2-room house plus probably later C18 service wing
at rear middle. Stair at left of doorway.
2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3-window east front with circa late C18 early C19 12-
pane 2-light horizontal sliding sashes to first floor. Doorway off-centre to right
with 4-panel door, late top-glazed, and small 6-pane casement left of doorway to
light stair. Left and right-hand window openings deepened and glazed C20.
Interior not inspected but has bowtell moulded beams in right-hand room.
This is the only C18 house in Helford with stone chimnevs

Listing NGR: SW7579525959

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

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