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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: 1137980



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Zennor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1988

Date of most recent amendment: 07-Sep-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 70659

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ZENNOR ZENNOR SW 43 NE 4/339 The Tinners Arms 9.2.88 GV II Public house. Probably circa early C18 extended in the C19 and C20. Granite rubble with granite moorstone dressings. Grouted or slurried scantle slate roofs. Dressed granite stacks over the original gable ends. Plan: 2 room plan house (now 1 room) with larger hall/kitchen, right, and parlour over lower ground, left. Possibly there was an unheated middle room for there is a small blocked window right of the doorway. In the C19 extended on the left and at right angles to the front, left. Exterior: 2 storeys. Originally a slightly irregular 2 or 3 window front but left- hand bay obscured by C19 addition. Doorway left of middle. Window openings are C19 altered or added except for blocked opening right of doorway. C20 door and windows. Interior: large fireplace, right and small fireplace, left. D. H. Lawrence stayed at the Tinner's Arms in 1916 with his wife Frieda, while looking for a cottage to rent. They eventually found Higher Tregerthen (Rananim q.v.).

Listing NGR: SW4543838502

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National Grid Reference: SW 45439 38496


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