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Trethiggey Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Quintrell Downs, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3987 / 50°23'55"N

Longitude: -5.0292 / 5°1'45"W

OS Eastings: 184814

OS Northings: 59815

OS Grid: SW848598

Mapcode National: GBR ZG.YVJL

Mapcode Global: FRA 07CZ.SLN

Entry Name: Trethiggey Villa

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71025

Location: Colan, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Colan

Built-Up Area: Quintrell Downs

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Columb Minor and Colan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 85 NW
10/20 Trethiggey Villa

House. Circa 1840-50, with few later alterations. Elvan stone ashlar. Hipped slate
roof with ridge tiles. Stacks to sides with ashlar shafts and cornices, rear left
stack with plainer cornice.
Plan: Double depth plan. The entrance front has porch off-centre to left probably
leading to a stair hall. The garden front is at the right side, with 2 principal
rooms facing the garden and service rooms behind. Italianate style.
Exterior: The entrance front is 2-storey, an asymmetrical 2-window front with
original windows. Embattled single storey porch with 2 round-arched margin-glazed
lights; to right a contemporary conservatory with round-arched lights; the front door
is inside the conservatory. First floor has 2 round-arched 8-pane sashes. The
garden front is at the right side. Ground floor has square bay along the whole front
with 2 French windows with sidelights and overlights of small round-arched lights.
Blind round-arched niche to centre. Round-arched sash to left of the bay. First
floor has two paired 8-pane sashes with round arches and central round-arched niche
with carved fan.
Interior: Not inspected but may retain good contemporary features such as staircase
and joinery.
This is an unusual survival, an early C19 Italianate villa with no alterations to
details of fenestration, and high quality masonry.

Listing NGR: SW8481459815

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

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