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Porthgwidden Clock House and Courtyard and Kitchen Garden Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Feock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2022 / 50°12'7"N

Longitude: -5.0544 / 5°3'15"W

OS Eastings: 182128

OS Northings: 38040

OS Grid: SW821380

Mapcode National: GBR ZG.17JD

Mapcode Global: FRA 089H.8QK

Entry Name: Porthgwidden Clock House and Courtyard and Kitchen Garden Walls

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63299

Location: Feock, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Feock

Built-Up Area: Feock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Feock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/11 Porthgwidden Clock house and
courtyard and kitchen garden walls


Coach-house, stable block, grooms house, courtyard walls and garden walls. Circa
1855 and extended slightly C20. Slatestone rubble with brick arches, quoins and
jambs and granite sills. Dry Delabole slate roofs with projecting eaves and verges,
pyramidal roof over coach-house surmounted by clock.
Central square double depth coach-house with flanking wings of stables to left
(north) and grooms cottage to right with further wing at right angles to front right
(west) and extended in similar style C20.
2 storey coach-house has rounded-headed coach opening left and original transomed
casement window to right in cambered arched opening. Other windows also original and
in similar style with small panes. First floor of coach-house has central bay
loading doorway with ledged door and dormered gable over. Clock has face to west and
east, slate-hung sides, moulded wooden cornice, ramped lead roof surmounted by
bellcote with open colonnade, cornice, dome and weather vane. Grooms cottage right
has lateral stone stack with brick corners.
Interior not inspected.
West entrance to courtyard has stone-piers, with plinths, brick corners and pyramidal
granite caps with ball finials. Flanking rubble walls have granite copings. North
entrance is through round-headed arch with hipped slate coping with wide eaves and
exposed rafter ends. Slatestone rubble kitchen garden walls adjoining to east have
similar copings.

Listing NGR: SW8212838040

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

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