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Riviere Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1937 / 50°11'37"N

Longitude: -5.4134 / 5°24'48"W

OS Eastings: 156469

OS Northings: 38203

OS Grid: SW564382

Mapcode National: GBR FX05.H4J

Mapcode Global: VH12N.4D0D

Plus Code: 9C2P5HVP+FJ

Entry Name: Riviere Cottage

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327640

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70252

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Phillack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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SW 5638-5738
9/148 Riviere Cottage
House, former poorhouse. Circa 1790, remodelled early C19. Granite ashlar
plinth, stuccoed walls. Long hipped grouted scantle slate roof with wide
eaves panelled under. Axial brick chimney over nearly central cross wall
and brick chimney ateither end.
Plan: Long 4 room range. Originally probably a 2-room house, left with
central stair hall projecting at rear, and pair of cottages right with
wing at right angles at rear, middle. Present principal entrance hall is
towards the right in position of former right-hand cottage entrance hall
there are possibly later outshuts at rear left and right and a lean-to
between stair projection and rear wing. Gothic style windows.
Exterior: 2-storeys. Overall regular 7 window south front. Symmetrical 3
window front left and regular 4 window front right, with doorway under
second from right-hand window. C19 panelled door and C19 ornate cast-iron
porch. 4-centred arched window openings with circa early C19 sashes with
glazing bars and traceried heads.
Interior: Entrance hall only inspected: C19 panelled doors and early C19
dog-leg stair with mahogany handrail. Said to be little altered in the
C20 in other parts of the house.

Listing NGR: SW5646938202

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