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Roscarrack Farm Cottage (Simpson)

A Grade II Listed Building in Budock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1413 / 50°8'28"N

Longitude: -5.0942 / 5°5'39"W

OS Eastings: 179006

OS Northings: 31385

OS Grid: SW790313

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.J905

Mapcode Global: FRA 086N.55Z

Entry Name: Roscarrack Farm Cottage (Simpson)

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66468

Location: Budock, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Budock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Budock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/51 Roscarrack Farm Cottage (Simpson)


Small house, later remodelled as cottage ornee (pair of cottages). Probably C18,
remodelled in the C19 and early C20. Painted rubble and cob walls. Asbestos slate
roof (formerly thatched) with original rubble stack over left-hand gable end and late
C19 or early C20 external granite stack with brick chimney at the right-hand gable
Plan: Small 2 room plan house, plus single later lean-to at rear. Probably original
kitchen living room on the left and parlour on the right. Later remodelled as 2
cottages with each room becoming the kitchen/living room . Now one house. Gothic
style details
Exterior: 2 storeys. Slightly asymmetrical 2 window front with pair of doorways in
the middle within a Gothic style porch with scalloped barge boards to its gable ends.
Old ledged door in left-hand doorway, C20 glazed door in other doorway. At left and
right are original window openings spanned by hardwood lintels. Original or circa
early C19 horizontal-sliding sashes. 6 and 9-pane lights to left-hand window; pair
of 6-pane lights to other window. First floor windows are later triangular headed
Gothic style dormered casements with small panes and traceried heads in steeply-
pitched gables above the eaves.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW7900631385

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