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Cobdens and Garden Wall and Gateway at the Front

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Hilary, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1369 / 50°8'12"N

Longitude: -5.4085 / 5°24'30"W

OS Eastings: 156532

OS Northings: 31872

OS Grid: SW565318

Mapcode National: GBR FX0B.5DD

Mapcode Global: VH12V.6TLG

Entry Name: Cobdens and Garden Wall and Gateway at the Front

Listing Date: 29 October 1971

Last Amended: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161553

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70085

Location: St. Hilary, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Hilary

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Hilary

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 53 SE
2/188 Cobdens and garden wall and gateway
at the front (formerly listed as
29.10.71 "Cobdens")


House including walls, gate piers and gates at the front, originally probably a pair
of small houses. Circa early C19. Dressed coursed elvan with granite dressings,
some cob at rear. Scantle slate roofs, wide eaves at the front. Brick chimneys over
the gable ends.
Plan: overall L-shaped plan. Originally 2 one room plan house with entrance lobbies
together in the middle, under, circa early-mid C19 extended at right angles behind
the left hand room with 1-room plan extension then cob lean-to outbuilding behind and
another lean-to on the right hand side of the house.
Exterior : 2 storeys. Slightly asymmetrical 3 window west front with central
doorway. C19 4-panel door- with overlight and moulded hood on consoles, blocked
former doorway adjoining, left. Original-16-pane hornless sashes except for horned
copy, ground floor right.
Interior not inspected.
Low walls at the- front enclosing shallow court. Gateway aligned with doorway.
Round-headed granite gate piers and C19 wrought iron gate with scrolled top rail and
spear-headed finials. Wall left of the gateway has original cambered granite

Listing NGR: SW5653231872

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

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