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Penrose House and Estate, about 1920

NumberHESFM:1977.960.3
PlaceLoe Pool, Penrose Estate, Helston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1920. about
KeywordsHelston Loe Pool
PhotographerUnknown
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Penrose House and Estate, near Helston, about 1920. Formerly the home of the Penrose family, this Grade II listed building was bought around 1750 to 1770 by Hugh Rogers. Penrose Estate remained in the Rogers family until 1974 when the majority of it was gifted to the National Trust.