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Plane Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Werrington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6902 / 50°41'24"N

Longitude: -4.3546 / 4°21'16"W

OS Eastings: 233783

OS Northings: 90488

OS Grid: SX337904

Mapcode National: GBR NL.5WV7

Mapcode Global: FRA 17R8.59Y

Entry Name: Plane Cottage

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68163

Location: Werrington, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Werrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Werrington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 39 SW
5/274 Plane Cottage


Incline plane keeper's cottage, now private house. Circa early C19. Rendered stone
rubble. Rag slate roof with hipped ends. Rendered end stack on light.
Plan: Double depth plan with central entrance and two small service rooms to rear.
Exterior: Two storeys. Almost symmetrical three window front. C20 glazed door in
centre, the C19 porch removed. C19 2-light casement to left and C20 2-light casement
to right. Two C19 2-light casements on first floor flanking centrally placed C19 1-
light casement.
Interior: C19 and C20 carpentry and joinery. The incline plane keeper's Cottage was
associated with the incline plane to the east (qv) built as part of Bude Canal which
was opened in 1823.
Rendell, J. The Story of the Bude Canal, 1987.

Listing NGR: SX3378390488

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