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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: 1143589



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Madron

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 70472

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MADRON SW 42 NW 9/179 The Head Gardener's Cottage - GV II Gardener's or bailiff's house. Circa mid C19. Granite rubble with granite dressings. Hipped scantle slate roof with projecting eaves and lean-to scantle slate roof to verandah. Brick chimneys over the side walls. Plan: 2 room plan house with central entrance hall, open verandah at front and at either side (later enclosed at left-hand side) and later C19 kitchen wing at right angles behind the right-hand room. Gothic style windows. Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3 window east front with central doorway. Original Gothic style door and 2-light casements with Gothic style heads. In front of the house and returning at either side is an open verandah carried on wooden posts over a granite kerb. Original skylights over the ground floor windows with lead-sheathed glazing bars. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW4440929594

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National Grid Reference: SW 44409 29594


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