Menabilly House, Fowey
Description: Menabilly House
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
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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.
SX 15 SW FOWEY MENABILLY
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
Source: English Heritage
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