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Latitude: 50.1337 / 50°8'1"N
Longitude: -5.1087 / 5°6'31"W
OS Eastings: 177937
OS Northings: 30582
OS Grid: SW779305
Mapcode National: GBR ZB.6R64
Mapcode Global: FRA 085N.RK0
Plus Code: 9C2P4VMR+FG
Entry Name: Quaker Cottage
Listing Date: 24 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1328474
English Heritage Legacy ID: 66434
Location: Budock, Cornwall, TR11
Civil Parish: Budock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Budock
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 73 SE BUDOCK
3/15 Quaker Cottage
Cottage in the style of a Swiss chalet. Dated 1862. Built for R.W. Fox.
Weatherboard on timber frame. Dry Delabole slate roof on main part, Spanish slate
roof on probable addition. Deep projecting eaves and verges. Crested and pierced
wooden barge boards to the gable ends. Central brick chimney over original house,
with 6 chimney pots, 3 of which are original octagonal pots.
Plan: Probably 2 rooms (full depth) to the ground floor with 4 chambers above,
partly in the roof space, plus a 2-room-plan probably C20 wing in similar style set
back at right angles on the left, and a C20 lean-to porch on the right. Swiss chalet
Exterior: 2 storeys. Original nearly symmetrical west front gable end with doorway
slightly left of middle. Mid-floor and roof-collar level fretted string courses with
pendants. Ledged door with 2 small lights in the upper part. 3-light casement at
left and right and group of four 2-light casements to middle of gable ends. Windows
have single pane to each light probably replacing original leaded glazing. Date
plaque to middle of gable.
Interior (not inspected) has many original features.
This house is built on the site of a former gazebo of 1790.
Source: Research notes lent by Jane Pollard.
Listing NGR: SW7793730582
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