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RED POST INN

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.

Name: RED POST INN

List entry Number: 1141798

Location

RED POST INN

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Launcells

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Sep-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 64856

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SS 20 NE LAUNCELLS RED POST

6/43 Red Post Inn -

- II

House and cottage, formerly public house. C18. Colourwashed, rendered, probably cob on stone plinth. Thatched roof half hipped at gable ends, rendered ridge stack. Evidence that left end, now used as separate cottage, is addition or rebuilding - break in roof line and change in plane of front. Right end of house probably originally 2 rooms and through passage, stack to right end dismantled C20. Rear outshut, that to rear left slightly higher. 2-storey front with off-centre enclosed gabled porch with slate roof, C20 door. Further entrance into ground floor left (now cottage). 3 ground floor timber 2-light casements, 3 panes per light. 5 first floor similar casements with slate sills, that above the porch slightly smaller. Large fireplace to ridge stack. Roof timbers to right end halved and pegged. Slate roofs of outshuts painted with bitumen. Daphne du Maurier said to have stayed here.

Listing NGR: SS2639405207

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National Grid Reference: SS2639405207

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