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Vale House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ponsanooth, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2008 / 50°12'2"N

Longitude: -5.1441 / 5°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 175723

OS Northings: 38145

OS Grid: SW757381

Mapcode National: GBR Z8.RFWW

Mapcode Global: FRA 083H.HR6

Entry Name: Vale House

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63631

Location: Perranarworthal, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Perranarworthal

Built-Up Area: Ponsanooth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Stithians

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/365 Vale House


Small country house. Early C19. Stuccoed walls with flat surfaces texture grouted
in the C20. Low pitched hipped dry Delabole slate roof with moulded soffits under
projecting eaves. Stuccoed axial chimneys with cornices over cross walls.
Plan of 3 reception rooms to garden front with projecting central room, axial
entrance passage/hall behind right-hand room leading to central stair behind middle
room and service wing behind left-hand roof. Classical style.
2 storeys. Plinth, rusticated quoin strips and band cornice. Original 12-pane
hornless sashes with crown glass. Symmetrical 1:1:1 bay 3-window south garden front
with central bay, surmounted by moulded pediment, broken forward. Tripartite sash
to ground floor projecting slightly with plain pilasters to either side surmounted by
entablature with moulded cornice. Regular 2-window east entrance front has doorway
towards right with 4-panel door, later top-glazed, overlight, and stucco architrave,
all within distyle stucco Tuscan porch with inner pilaster antae.
Interior not inspected but judging by the quality and little altered nature of the
exterior, there may well be good carpentry, joinery and plasterwork within.
A well proportioned early C19 house with sloping planted grounds overlooking the
Kennal Valley.

Listing NGR: SW7572338145

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

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