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The Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Goldsithney, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1289 / 50°7'43"N

Longitude: -5.4262 / 5°25'34"W

OS Eastings: 155222

OS Northings: 31042

OS Grid: SW552310

Mapcode National: GBR DXZB.P8D

Mapcode Global: VH130.W1Q1

Plus Code: 9C2P4HHF+GG

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 10 June 1954

Last Amended: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70087

ID on this website: 101161573

Location: Higher Downs, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Hilary

Built-Up Area: Goldsithney

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Hilary

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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2/182 The Thatched Cottage (formerly listed
as "Sunny Corner")


Small house and adjoining cottage, now 1 house. C18 extended circa early C19.
Painted rubble and rendered cob. Wheat reed thatch over the original house, asbestos
slate over the cottage. Brick chimneys over the original gable ends.
Plan : 2 room plan house with parlour left, wider kitchen right with entrance lobby
between, and 1-room plan cottage adjoining at the left with its entrance on the
Exterior : 2 storeys. Overall 3 window front of 1 window cottage left and nearly
symmetrical 2 window house, right. The Cottage has blocked doorway, right, horned 9-
pane sash left and C20 casement in wider opening to first floor. House has doorway
central to fenestration but all grouped towards left. Old 6-panel door, shallow
gabled porch and 4-pane horned sashes.
Interior not inspected.
One of only 3 houses still thatched in this parish.

Listing NGR: SW5522231042

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