Treen (Zennor)

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Treen
Cornish: Tredhin
The hamlet of Treen - geograph.org.uk - 1241901.jpg
Treen is located in Cornwall
Treen
Treen
 Treen shown within Cornwall
OS grid reference SW4337
Civil parish Zennor
Unitary authority Cornwall
Ceremonial county Cornwall
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ST IVES
Postcode district TR26
Dialling code 01736
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Cornwall
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament St Ives
List of places
UK
England
Cornwall

Coordinates: 50°11′06″N 5°35′24″W / 50.185°N 5.59°W / 50.185; -5.59

Treen (Cornish: Tredhin)[1] is a hamlet in the parish of Zennor, on the north coast of the Penwith peninsula in Cornwall, United Kingdom. It lies along the B3306 road which connects St Ives to the A30 road. Nearby on the coast is Gurnard's Head, one of the many cliff castles on the Cornish coast and was formerly a Coastguard Lookout. To the east of Gurnard's Head is Treen Cove. The area is owned by the National Trust.

The Gurnard's Head Hotel is situated on the B3306 and in the 1960s was noted for a totem pole at the front of the building.

It is not to be confused with the larger village of Treen on the south coast of the Penwith peninsula, less than 10 miles away.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Place-names in the Standard Written Form (SWF) : List of place-names agreed by the MAGA Signage Panel. Cornish Language Partnership.

External links[edit]

Media related to Treen, Zennor at Wikimedia Commons