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One of the Trust's most delightful medieval buildings, enhanced by a cottage garden

Acquired in 1903, this unusual and atmospheric 14th-century yeoman's farmhouse is the Trust's first built property in Cornwall. With a famously wavy slate roof and over 600 years of history it beckons the curious to explore.

The name dates from the Victorian period when it briefly held a licence to be the letter receiving station for the district.

Come and see items on display including Victorian postal equipment, a selection of samplers and furniture dating back to the 16th century. Retreat from the busy high street in our beautiful back garden.

50 things for kids

Pick up your free 50 things scrapbook and we'll help you with some of your 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ challenges. Activities you can tick off your list at the Old Post Office include bug hunting, creating wild art and setting up a snail race.

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