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Latitude: 50.1719 / 50°10'18"N
Longitude: -5.5546 / 5°33'16"W
OS Eastings: 146279
OS Northings: 36252
OS Grid: SW462362
Mapcode National: GBR DXN7.BG8
Mapcode Global: VH053.NYW4
Entry Name: Kerrowe Cottage, Adjoining Outbuildings and Front Garden Walls
Listing Date: 7 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327292
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70580
Location: Zennor, Cornwall, TR20
Civil Parish: Zennor
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Zennor
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 43 NE
4/244 Kerrowe Cottage, adjoining
- outbuildings and front garden walls
Small house, adjoining outbuildings and front garden walls. Circa early C18,
extended in the C19. Painted granite rubble. Scantle slate roof with dressed
granite stacks over the original gable end (now party walls with later farm buildings
which are used as part of the house).
Plan: overall L-shaped plan. 2 room plan house with wider kitchen left and parlour
right with lobby entrance between. Adjoining at left is a shippon with granary over;
adjoining at right is a cartshed with integral stable and at right angles in front of
the stable is the remains of a shippon. The shippon, granary, cartshed and stables
are now part of the house accommodation.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Slightly asymmetrical 2 window east front of house with doorway
right of middle. Small window openings with first floor openings grouped closer.
Left of the house the former outbuilding has doorway, right, and first floor loading
doorway, middle, approached by external flight of stone steps. Right of the original
house the cartshed has a large doorway. The shippon, far right, is roofless, with
its front (facing south) partly fallen.
Interior: C19 first floor and roof structure. Original large fireplace in left hand
room and reused C18 2-panel door beside the fireplace.
A high wall divides the left hand building's courtyard from the garden of the house;
at the right hand side of the garden is a wall with 3 pointed arched niches possibly
bee-boles. Along the front parallel to the house the wall is lower and has granite
monolithic gate piers aligned with the doorway of the house.
Listing NGR: SW4627936252
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