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Latitude: 50.6708 / 50°40'14"N
Longitude: -4.3485 / 4°20'54"W
OS Eastings: 234141
OS Northings: 88310
OS Grid: SX341883
Mapcode National: GBR NL.74VR
Mapcode Global: FRA 17S9.FQS
Entry Name: Wharf Cottage
Listing Date: 11 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161901
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68185
Location: Werrington, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: Werrington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Werrington
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 38 NW
9/296 Wharf Cottage, Druxton Wharf
House, later wharfinger's cottage, now a private house. Probably C17 or early C18.
Painted stone rubble and cob with cob walls to outshut. Scantle slate roof with
hipped ends. Brick end stacks.
Plan: Two room and cross or through passage plan heated by end stacks. Circa C18
lean-to service outshut added across rear.
Exterior: Two storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front with complete C19 casements with
crown glass. Central C19 6-panel door with slate hood flanked by two 3-light
casements. First floor with central 2-light casement flanked by two 3-light
Interior: Not inspected.
The house was used by the wharfinger after the opening of Bude Canal in 1823. It
stands close to the now filled in canal basin of Duxton Wharf. The former stable and
warehouse to the north west are not inspected.
Rendell, J. The Storey of The Bude Canal, 1987.
Listing NGR: SX3414188310
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