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Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SW 75795 25959



7/76 10.7.57 Penkestle

GV II House. Circa early C18. Painted rubble walls, slate sills, wooden lintels. Thatched roof with stone rubble stacks over gable ends, heightened with brick shafts. Overall T-shaped plan of original 2-room house plus probably later C18 service wing at rear middle. Stair at left of doorway. 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3-window east front with circa late C18 early C19 12- pane 2-light horizontal sliding sashes to first floor. Doorway off-centre to right with 4-panel door, late top-glazed, and small 6-pane casement left of doorway to light stair. Left and right-hand window openings deepened and glazed C20. Interior not inspected but has bowtell moulded beams in right-hand room. This is the only C18 house in Helford with stone chimnevs

Listing NGR: SW7579525959


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 21 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11540/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr George A. Taylor. Source Historic England Archive
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