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Porthcothan Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Merryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5093 / 50°30'33"N

Longitude: -5.0135 / 5°0'48"W

OS Eastings: 186426

OS Northings: 72058

OS Grid: SW864720

Mapcode National: GBR ZJ.1SB9

Mapcode Global: FRA 07DQ.6LR

Entry Name: Porthcothan Cottage

Listing Date: 20 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 397262

Location: St. Merryn, Cornwall, PL28

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Merryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Merryn

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 87 SE
3/266 Porthcothan cottage


Farmhouse, now divided into 2 houses. Circa mid C17. Stone rubble, slate hung on
right hand side. Slate roof with gable end on right and half hipped end on left. End
stack on right and axial stack to left of centre, both with brick shafts.
Plan: 3-room and cross or through passage plan with entrance to right of centre.
Lower end on right heated by end stack and hall to left of entrance heated by axial
stack. It is uncertain whether the inner room to far left was heated.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 3 window front with entrance to right of centre and
dressed stone cambered arches to ground floor openings. C20 door with hornless C19
16-pane sash to right and 2 similar sashes to left. Three 16-pane sashes on first
floor, the C19 left hand sash without horns. C20 extension to left.
Interior: Not accessible.

Listing NGR: SW8642672058

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

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