Thatch Cottage

Thatch Cottage, South Petherwin, North Cornwall, Cornwall
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SOUTH PETHERWIN PETHERWIN WATER SX38SW Thatch Cottage 2/31 II Cottage. C18, with circa C19 outbuilding converted in C20. Rendered stone rubble. Thatched roof with gabled and hipped ends. Large rendered stack on right hand gable end. Small 2-room plan cottage, with later range adjoining on the left at an obtuse angle. This adjoining range was formerly an outbuilding apparently stables and a linkway (barn). 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window range, plus 3 windows in converted outbuilding to left. C19 and C20 1 and 2-light casements with glazing bars and slate cills. Large C20 thatched porch to left of centre with glazed double doors. Converted outbuilding po-rojects on left at obtuse angle with 3 C20 casements on front. A small stream runs along the back of the house which has no rear extensions, various small casements on rear elevation.

Interior: Right hand room has large slate rubble fireplace with unchamfered cambered timber lintel and cloam oven. No main beams but roughly chanfered closely-spaced cross-joists.

Roofspace not accessible but straight principal rafters set on wall tops visible in first floor rooms.

Listing NGR: SX3127082548


This is part of the Series: IOE\Colwill_W. Wesley IOE Records for Colwill, W. Wesley; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr W. Wesley Colwill. Source Historic England Archive

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Photographer: Colwill, W. Wesley

Rights Holder: Colwill, W. Wesley


Render, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building, Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Stable, Animal Shed, Transport