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Higher Drift Cottage Including Front Garden Walls and Gate-Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Sancreed, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1011 / 50°6'3"N

Longitude: -5.5887 / 5°35'19"W

OS Eastings: 143464

OS Northings: 28498

OS Grid: SW434284

Mapcode National: GBR DXLD.T15

Mapcode Global: VH05H.2QTD

Entry Name: Higher Drift Cottage Including Front Garden Walls and Gate-Piers

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69814

Location: Sancreed, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sancreed

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sancreed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 42 NW
5/273 Higher Drift Cottage including
- front garden walls and gate-piers
Farmhouse, including front garden walls and gate-piers. Probably C18. Painted
granite rubble with granite dressings. Asbestos slate roof except for outshut (rear
towards left) which has a scantle slate roof. Large rubble stack over the left-hand
gable end, brick chimney over the right-hand gable end.
Plan: 3-room-plan house plus pantry outshut at the rear towards the left and a
shippon outshut behind the right-hand side. Large kitchen/living room on the left;
entrance hall with stair at the rear on the left and with an unheated room (probably
a pantry) at the rear on the right, and parlour on the right (on lower ground).
Exterior: Low 2-storey west front with first floor windows rising over eaves level
under raking dormer. C20 door, C20 4-pane horned sashes. Original or C18 window and
doorway openings spanned by granite lintels.
Interior: Simple interior has 3 C18 2-panel doors on the ground floor and plank and
muntin partitions to the middle room. First floor and roof structure not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW4346428498

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