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Cosy Cottage and Rosebridge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Altarnun, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6043 / 50°36'15"N

Longitude: -4.5127 / 4°30'45"W

OS Eastings: 222291

OS Northings: 81298

OS Grid: SX222812

Mapcode National: GBR NC.CBP9

Mapcode Global: FRA 17FG.PS0

Entry Name: Cosy Cottage and Rosebridge Cottage

Listing Date: 23 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68274

Location: Altarnun, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Altarnun

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Altarnon with Bolventor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 28 SW
4/55 Cosy Cottage and Rosebridge
- Cottage


Pair of cottages. Probably late C17 origins. Stone rubble. Rag slate roof with
gable ends. Stone rubble end stack on right, axial stack near centre and further
axial stack, orginally end stack, near left hand end.
Plan: Pair of two-room plan houses with entrances near centre. The left hand
cottage (Rosebridge) has been extended to left in the C20 with a narrow one-room plan
Exterior: Two storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front. Cosy Cottage on right has an
entrance near centre with a chamfered granite square-headed frame with pyramid stops
and C20 part glazed door. Flanked by circa C19 16-pane sashes to left and right,
both with unmoulded granite lintels. There are two circa C19 16-pane sashes
asymmetrically placed on the first floor with a third blocked window to right.
Rosebridge Cottage to left has an almost symmetrical 2-window front with C20 glazed
door flanked by two circa C19 16-pane sashes with two similar sashes on first floor,
all openings with unmoulded granite lintels. In the extension to left, which is in
similar materials to house, there is a C20 window on the ground floor.
Interior: Cosy Cottage on right has a circa late C17 moulded plaster ceiling in the
first floor right hand chamber which has moulded oval pattern with ovolo-moulded ribs
and heavy moulded cornice.
Interior of Rosebridge Cottage not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX2229381298

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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