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Woodland and Leowartha

A Grade II Listed Building in Kea, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2295 / 50°13'46"N

Longitude: -5.0405 / 5°2'25"W

OS Eastings: 183246

OS Northings: 41030

OS Grid: SW832410

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.ZR5X

Mapcode Global: FRA 08BF.25B

Entry Name: Woodland and Leowartha

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63421

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


2/135 Woodland and Leowartha


2 adjoining houses. Circa 1800 and circa early C19. Painted rubble walls with some
painted cob to rear. Leowartha, left, (south) has wooden lintels and corrugated
asbestos roof and brick chimney over external rubble and cob to left (south) gable
end. Woodland, right has shallow brick arches and scantle slate roof with brick
chimneys over gable ends. Left-hand chimney is shared with Leowartha. Built end on
to slope with Woodland later, at higher level. Each house has plan of 2 equal
reception rooms flanking central passage leading to central stair.
2 storeys. Each house has nearly symmetrical 2-window fornt with central doorway.
Leowartha, left, has original 6-panel door, 16-pane hornless sashes to ground floor
and 20-pane hornless ashes to slightly wider first floor openings. Woodland, right,
has original hornless sashes except for C20 12-pane replacement to ground floor
Interiors not inspected but said to be little altered.
Set in an unspoiled and beautiful valley overlooking Cowlands creek and part of a
group of houses, mostly little altered since built in the C18 and early-mid C19.

Listing NGR: SW8324641030

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

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