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Whitestone Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0859 / 50°5'9"N

Longitude: -5.3026 / 5°18'9"W

OS Eastings: 163848

OS Northings: 25867

OS Grid: SW638258

Mapcode National: GBR FX8G.CWL

Mapcode Global: VH139.13LH

Plus Code: 9C2P3MPW+9X

Entry Name: Whitestone Cottage

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Last Amended: 9 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297678

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385344

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Porthleven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


HELSTON

SW6225 PENROSE HILL
631-1/6/211 Whitestone Cottage
24/03/50
(Formerly Listed as:
PENROSE HILL
The Thatched Cottage)

II

Small house and attached former brewhouse. C18. Limewashed
rubble and cob; wheat-reed thatched roof to original house
with rubble end stacks and C20 scantle slate to remainder;
large stepped rubble stack towards right, mostly external, and
brick axial stack over single-storey part on right. Shallow
L-plan house with 2 front rooms; kitchen/living room on left
with pantry and stair outshut behind and parlour on the right.
Right of this is a rectangular brewhouse with loft over plus
single-storey extension at far right. 2 storeys; overall
4-window range. Original house has symmetrical 3-window front
with original or C20 copy 12-pane horizontal-sliding sashes
except for 9-pane hornless sash to ground floor right and
central doorway with planked door. Brewhouse has hornless
sashes with glazing bars rising into C19 heightened eaves and
doorway left of centre with old planked door and small
flanking window openings with old fixed light on the left and
C20 window on the right. Rear of brewhouse has blocked former
loading doorway. INTERIOR: many original features including
plank and muntin partitions and irregular nailed collar
trusses with battens/purlins for thatch. c1900 tiled iron
grate in parlour.


Listing NGR: SW6384825867

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

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