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Quay Cottage and Assayer's Laboratory

A Grade II Listed Building in Gulworthy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5056 / 50°30'20"N

Longitude: -4.1937 / 4°11'37"W

OS Eastings: 244538

OS Northings: 69608

OS Grid: SX445696

Mapcode National: GBR NT.KGNF

Mapcode Global: FRA 273Q.G1Q

Entry Name: Quay Cottage and Assayer's Laboratory

Listing Date: 23 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94059

Location: Gulworthy, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Gulworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SX 46 NW
Quay Cottage and Assayer's
House with attached assayer's laboratory, storage sheds attached to right with cottage
to rear; interiors reconstructed for museum display. Mid C19 with C20 alterations.
Slatestone rubble with granite dressings, slate roofs with brick gable end stacks to
house and rear external rubble stack heating room to rear left. House of single depth
plan, with entry directly into room to left, with straight stair to rear of room; 2-room
2 storeys, first floor has three 2-light casements of 8 panes each; ground floor has
horizontal sliding sash with 4-pane toplights to right and left of gabled trellis porch
with half-glazed door with 4-pane light to left. Second door and similar sash to end
right to laboratory. Wall splayed back to right to storage shed of same roof height,
with 2 double and one single door, pitched roof in corrugated iron on wooden piers
over front area. Rear of shed is reconstructed as miners cottage at upper level, built
into the slope of the ground. Rear of house has door with cambered granite lintel,
single storey lean-to to left and wooden porch to right.
Interior Not inspected.
(Sources: Booker,F.: Morwellham. 1970)

Listing NGR: SX4453869608

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