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Menabilly House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fowey, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3298 / 50°19'47"N

Longitude: -4.6705 / 4°40'13"W

OS Eastings: 210027

OS Northings: 51171

OS Grid: SX100511

Mapcode National: GBR N5.XL3F

Mapcode Global: FRA 1835.8UM

Entry Name: Menabilly House

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395125

Location: Fowey, Cornwall, PL24

County: Cornwall

Parish: Fowey

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Tywardreath

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Listing Text

SX 15 SW FOWEY MENABILLY

868-0/11/180 Menabilly House

13/03/51

GV II*


Country house. c1600 for the Rashleighs, mostly rebuilt c1710-1715 for Philip Rashleigh. South front of coursed Pentewan stone; slate hipped roofs behind parapet with moulded cornice. Large plan built around a central courtyard. 2 storeys; 6-bay front with central 3 bays broken forward. Old sashes with glazing bars. Central pilastered doorway surmounted by a broken pediment. INTERIOR: good quality staircase, plaster ceilings and panelled rooms of the 1715 period and probably many other features of interest not inspected particularly in the principal S and E ranges.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Cornwall: London: 1990-: 126 & 127).

Listing NGR: SX1002751171

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