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Menabilly House, Fowey

Description: Menabilly House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 March 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 395125

OS Grid Reference: SX1002751171
OS Grid Coordinates: 210027, 51171
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3298, -4.6705

Location: Fowey, Cornwall PL24 2TN

Locality: Fowey
County: Cornwall
Country: England
Postcode: PL24 2TN

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There is also a scheduled monument, Two crosses at Menabilly, Tywardreath, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


868-0/11/180 Menabilly House



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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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