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The Cottage [barncoose Tollhouse]

A Grade II Listed Building in Redruth, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2305 / 50°13'49"N

Longitude: -5.2445 / 5°14'40"W

OS Eastings: 168699

OS Northings: 41763

OS Grid: SW686417

Mapcode National: GBR Z2.2RF6

Mapcode Global: VH12K.1GSM

Entry Name: The Cottage [barncoose Tollhouse]

Listing Date: 4 October 2005

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1392500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 490352

Location: Carn Brea, Cornwall, TR15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Carn Brea

Built-Up Area: Redruth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saint Illogan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1535/0/10043 BLOWINGHOUSE
04-OCT-05 The Cottage [Barncoose Tollhouse]

Tollhouse. Dated 1843, but said to have been re-erected on this site in 1864. Granite rubble with granite dressings. slate roof with stone-coped gable ends. Very large granite rubble lateral stacks with set-offs and square yellow clay pots.
PLAN: T-shaped on plan with entrance porch in the angle.
Tudor Gothic style.
EXTERIOR: 1 storey. North front has projecting gable-ended wing to right with 2-light granite mullion window, gabled porch in the angle to the left with a chamfered 4-centred arch doorway with a stone tablet above inscribed 1843 and a large lateral stack in the angle on the right. the east and west gable ends also have 2-light granite mullion window frames and at rear [south] there is another large lateral stack and a C20 lean-to outshut.
INTERIOR not inspected.
NOTE: This tollhouse is said to have been re-erected on this site in 1864 after having been moved to make way for an embankment.

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

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