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Potting Shed at Approx 100m North and East of Killiow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kea, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2398 / 50°14'23"N

Longitude: -5.0782 / 5°4'41"W

OS Eastings: 180599

OS Northings: 42295

OS Grid: SW805422

Mapcode National: GBR ZD.MTG5

Mapcode Global: FRA 087D.CDY

Entry Name: Potting Shed at Approx 100m North and East of Killiow House

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63393

Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kea

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Kea

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


2/106 Potting shed at approx 100m north
and east of Killiow House


Potting shed. Circa mid-late C19. Killas rubble with 3 reused granite Doric columns
supporting open south side. Scantle slate roof built as monopitch but further roof
over lean-to at rear. Rectangular 4-bay plan open at south front.
Single storey. Simple south front with short sections of rubble walling to left and
right, and open between with 3 granite columns supporting continuous wooden
wallplate. The columns are unfluted and may originally have had bases and possibly
were part of a circa C17 Tuscan colonnade of an earlier phase of Killiow House qv. A
further reused colonnade formerly supported the front of a cartshed in the farmyard,
but only one of these columns now survives in position.
Interior has cobbled floor and original roof structure.
This building has group value with other listed buildings at Killiow House, qv.

Listing NGR: SW8059942295

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