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Latitude: 50.5843 / 50°35'3"N
Longitude: -4.837 / 4°50'13"W
OS Eastings: 199260
OS Northings: 79900
OS Grid: SW992799
Mapcode National: GBR ZT.5BRH
Mapcode Global: FRA 07RJ.9DT
Entry Name: Higher Trefreock and Garden Walls to Front
Listing Date: 26 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320584
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351328
Location: St. Endellion, Cornwall, PL29
Civil Parish: St. Endellion
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Endellion
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 97 NE ST ENDELLION
4/2 Higher Trefreock and garden walls
- to front
House and cottage, now one house and garden walls to front. Circa 1840s extended in
circa 1870s. Ashlar stone with dressed stone segmental arches to openings and large
dressed quoins. Slate roof with hipped ends and brick end stacks. Rear wing
projecting on right with hipped roof and further 2-storey range on right, originally
separate cottage with slate roof with gable end.
Double depth plan with central stair hall with 2 reception rooms on left of hall, one
room on right with passage to rear and service wing to rear in rear projecting wing
which forms an overall 'L' shaped plan. Further extension set back on right with 1-
room cottage now incorporated into main house.
2 storeys and basement. Symmetrical 3-window range with original C19 hornless 16-
pane sashes. Ground floor with 2 sashes flanking C19 4-panel door with semi-circular
fanlight with intersecting glazing bars and dressed stone round arch. 3 sashes
above. 2-window range on right-hand side, comprising cottage, set back with entrance
on right-hand side, 20-pane sash on ground floor and two 20-pane sashes above.
Interior Main range with interior largely complete. Reception rooms on left-hand
side with plaster cornices decorated with scroll patterns, balls and acanthus leaves
and grapes, vine leaves and egg and dart motifs. Chimney-pieces replaced in 1970s.
Room on right with C19 Delabole slate chimney-piece. Service rooms to rear with
larder door intact. Original open-well stair with open-string, square balusters and
ramped and wreathed rails.
Stone rubble garden wall to front.
Near site of the earlier manor house of Higher Trefreock of which there appears to be
few remains. This building was illustrated in The History of Port Isaac and Port
Quin Dr Frederick Trevan, 1833-34.
Listing NGR: SW9926079900
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