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Crewenna Cottages rakaia rakaia, Crewenna Cottages, Adjoining Houses and Former Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1634 / 50°9'48"N

Longitude: -5.2977 / 5°17'51"W

OS Eastings: 164580

OS Northings: 34467

OS Grid: SW645344

Mapcode National: GBR FX97.VJ3

Mapcode Global: VH12X.4562

Entry Name: Crewenna Cottages rakaia rakaia, Crewenna Cottages, Adjoining Houses and Former Shop

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65852

Location: Crowan, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Crowan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Crowan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/144 Rakaia, Crewenna Cottages,
- adjoining houses and former shop


Terrace of house, a cottage and a pair of cottages with later inserted shop to the
right hand one. Circa late C18-early C19. Dressed coursed, almost ashlar, granite
front with dressed granite sills and lintels, otherwise painted rubble. Grouted and
slurried scantle slate roof sweeping slightly lower over integral rear outshuts.
Brick chimneys over gable ends and cross party walls, the left hand chimneys
Double depth plan with shallower rear service rooms in integral outshut. The house,
left, has 2 front rooms with cross passage between leading to probably central stair
between the service rooms. The single cottage has 1 front room and cross passage on
the right. The pair of cottages,now 1 house with former shop, originally had 1 room
to the front of each with cross passages towards the middle. The front room of the
right hand cottage was converted to a shop in circa the late C19 by removing most of
the ground floor wall to inserted a double shop front and at the same time the first
floor window was widened. Old weather-boarded slate-roofed lean-to at the left hand
2 storeys. Overall regular 5 window range : nearly symmetrical 2 window front of
house, left, with doorway slightly right of middle with original 6 panel door; 1
window front of cottage with doorway with C20 door on the right hand side; and 2
window front of the former pair of cottages with 1 original doorway left of middle
with original 6-panel door. All the windows are circa late C19 6-pane horned sashes
in original openings except for the right hand former cottage which has double shop
fronts each side of the shop front a projecting bay window with 16-pane horned sash
and sidelights, original moulded fascia, blocked central doorway and C20 window over.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW6458034467

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