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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: 1140030



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Menheniot

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 61314

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11/114 Poads Trust Almshouses


Almshouses. Circa early C19, restored and extended at rear in 1960s. Rubblestone, partly slate hung and rendered to rear. Slate roof with gable end on north and hipped end on north east. Rendered rear axial stacks. Almshouses, originally 1 room deep, extended to rear in 1960s. Arranged to form 2 rows, joined at an acute angle on corner site. 2 storeys. Regular 7 window front on west. 3 houses on left at slightly higher level than remainder. Ground floor with five 2-light C19 casements with triangular heads and 3 triangular headed doorways with recessed, plank doors. Above, five 2-light casements with triangular heads. To right, in lower range, window openings altered. C20 casements. Corner, partly slate hung with small slate hung lean-to porch. South east range, 2 storeys, 6 window front. Granite arches to ground floor openings on left. Entrance near centre partly blocked. Possibly wider cart entrance. 2 cottages on right, added circa mid C19. Straight joint.

Listing NGR: SX2882762805

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National Grid Reference: SX 28827 62805


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