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The Thatched Cottage, Associated Buildings, Ruins and Garden Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Breage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1059 / 50°6'21"N

Longitude: -5.3766 / 5°22'35"W

OS Eastings: 158655

OS Northings: 28327

OS Grid: SW586283

Mapcode National: GBR FX3D.N01

Mapcode Global: VH131.RLGP

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage, Associated Buildings, Ruins and Garden Walls

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65792

Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Breage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germoe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/87 The Thatched Cottage, associated
buildings, ruins and garden walls


Small house, outbuilding, adjoining ruins and garden walls. Circa early C18.
Granite moorstone rubble with selected and partly dressed quoins, jambstones and
lintels. Corrugated asbestos roof (formerly thatched) with original granite chimney
over left hand gable end and later brick chimney over right hand gable end.
Two room plan with cross passage between. The right hand room is wider, presumably
originally the hall/kitchen old lean to at rear right and small C20 addition at rear
left. Small single storey single-cell outbuilding possibly a stable adjoins at right
anglesito the left hand side of the front. Extensive ruins of former building adjoin
at: the left hand front corner of the house.
Two storeys with 1st floor rooms partly in the roof space. Nearly symmetrical 3
window roughly south front with central doorway, now with C20 window. The other
windows are 4-pane horned sashes, those to the 1st floor in heightened openings.
Interior not inspected.
The garden wall is painted granite rubble and with the small outbuilding, encloses a
shallow rectangular garden. The gateway aligns with the original doorway of the
house. In front of the wall is a cobbled pavement.
The ruin at the left hand side of the house, and the stone and earth hedge fronting
the road, enclose another rectangular area.

Listing NGR: SW5865528327

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

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