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Coachhouse and Stable Yard Approximately 200 Metres South East of Tehidy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Illogan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.243 / 50°14'34"N

Longitude: -5.2987 / 5°17'55"W

OS Eastings: 164896

OS Northings: 43319

OS Grid: SW648433

Mapcode National: GBR FX91.7PW

Mapcode Global: VH12J.35M1

Entry Name: Coachhouse and Stable Yard Approximately 200 Metres South East of Tehidy House

Listing Date: 26 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66763

Location: Illogan, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Illogan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saint Illogan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ILLOGAN TEHIDY PARK
SW 64 SW
4/207 Coachhouse and stable yard
approx. 200 metres south-east
26.1.89 of Tehidy House
GV
II
Coachhouse and stable yard to Tehidy House, now workshops and stores, etc.
Probably c.1790, with addition in later C19; altered. Rendered brick with roofs
mostly of scantle slate. The C18 building is L-shaped, with long ranges forming
the south and west sides of the yard, while the C19 coachhouse forms the east
side. The south and west ranges are of 2 low storeys; the south has a basket-
arched wagon doorway close to the angle, now blocked, a wide square-headed
doorway near the centre (perhaps formerly a similar wagon entrance) and various
other doors and windows, including some 6-pane sashes with lay-bars only, one
20-pane sash, and 3 circular pitching holes at 1st floor; the west has 2
doorways near the angle, a series of 7 stable doorways (the first 3 covered by a
prominent open-sided shelter), and 3 circular pitching holes at 1st floor (the
first containing the surreal remains of a clock). Roofs hipped at outer ends (and
partly damaged, partly replaced with corrugated sheet), with 2 chimneys at front
of south range. The C19 coachhouse on the east side is rectangular and 2
unequal storeys and 6 bays, with corner pilasters and 1st floor sill-band; the
ground floor is an arcade of basket-arched wagon doorways with vermiculated
keystones and an impost band (the 4 in the centre partly blocked), with a
domestic doorway at the right-hand end; the 1st floor has segmental-headed 4-
pane sashed windows (mostly damaged at time of survey 1988) under gablets with
cockscomb finials; the roof has gable chimneys and 2 ridge chimneys (that on
the left cut down). Interior: doorway at right-hand end opens onto staircase
leading to domestic accommodation at 1st floor. History: associated with later
Bassets' ruinous interest in horses (see Tangye Tehidy and the Bassets (1984) pp
105-6).


Listing NGR: SW6489643319

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