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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1129854



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Kew

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jun-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 351485

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SX 07 SW ST KEW 8/155 Allenbrook - II House. Circa early C17. Stone rubble, bitumen coated slate roof with gable ends and rendered brick end stacks with cloam oven projection on right. 2 room and probably cross passage plan with larger possibly hall kitchen on right and parlour on left. Extended with rear outshut in circa early C19 and 1-room range set back from left-hand gable end in mid C20. 2 storeys regular 3-window front. Ground floor with C20 2-light casement with glazing bars on left and late C20 5-light bay window on right. Part glazed C20 door near centre with late C20 stone rubble gabled porch. Interior with C20 stair in widened passage with right-hand partition moved to right. C20 chimney pieces in both rooms. Complete circa early C17 ceiling of cross beams and floor joists in hall kitchen. The chamfered cross beams have spade stops on the rear and the stops on the front have probably been covered up or removed when the bay window was added in the late C20. Unmoulded floor joists at right angles. Parlour with one circa early C17 cross beam with spade stops and mortices for floor joists. The remaining unmoulded cross beams are heavy and closely set with much slighter circa C19 beams towards the passage. Roof timbers not accessible at time of inspection. The straight feet of the principals visible from the first floor, appear fairly slight with chamfer and indicate a possibly mid C18 roof structure.

Listing NGR: SX0312273922

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National Grid Reference: SX 03122 73922


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