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Trewarveneth Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Newlyn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.097 / 50°5'49"N

Longitude: -5.5515 / 5°33'5"W

OS Eastings: 146103

OS Northings: 27924

OS Grid: SW461279

Mapcode National: GBR DXNF.CX3

Mapcode Global: VH05H.QTHH

Entry Name: Trewarveneth Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 3 September 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351302

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penzance

Built-Up Area: Newlyn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Paul

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SW 4627 9/628 Trewarveneth Farmhouse
and adjoining Barn.


Farmhouse and adjoining barn converted into a studio. C17 house with C18 and
C19 alterations and early C19 additions. Stone rubble. Scantle slate roof with
gabled ends. Two storeys. Three windows range. C19 sashes in earlier openings,
two on first floor with stone surrounds: first floor window in east gable end,
of five lights with stone mullions and dripmould, two of the mullions removed
when later window was inserted. Modern ground floor bay window and glazed porch.
Chimney stacks at gable ends.

Circa early C19 wing to south east with half-hipped roof and segmental bay window
of sashes. The wing forms link with a former barn converted into a studio in
circa. 1900 for the painter Alexander Stanhope Forbes 1857-1947, a founder member
of the 'Newlyn School' and Royal Academician. Stanhope Forbes lived from 1901 to
1904 at Trewarveneth, a former Manor House of the Manor of Trewarveneth.

Listing NGR: SW4610327924

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

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