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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: 1142078



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Mawnan

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66196

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9/211 Higher Penpol Cottage -


Small farmhouse. Circa late C18 or, early C19, extended C20. Painted stuccoed front, otherwise painted rubble and cob. Scantle slate roof sweeping lower at rear. Rendered brick chimneys over the gable ends. Plan: Double depth plan with large kitchen/living room on the left and small parlour on the right; probably integral pantry behind the kitchen and later back kitchen behind the parlour. Stair is on the right-hand side of the kitchen and there is only a high-backed settle partly dividing the entrance lobby from the kitchen. C20 extension on the left-hand side. Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window south-south-east front with approximately central doorway. C19 6-panel door. Wide kitchen window on left with probably original 18-pane horizontally-sliding sash and smaller similar 12-pane window over. Windows on the right are possibly original 16-pane hornless sashes. C20 lean-to porch. Interior: Retains many original or early C19 features including: slate flagged floors to kitchen and rear rooms; settle facing into kitchen; beamed ceiling to ground floor; straight flight stair; plank and muntin partition between stair and parlour and fireplace in back kitchen.

Listing NGR: SW7721328514

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National Grid Reference: SW 77213 28514


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