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Latitude: 50.153 / 50°9'10"N
Longitude: -5.5774 / 5°34'38"W
OS Eastings: 144549
OS Northings: 34232
OS Grid: SW445342
Mapcode National: GBR DXM8.L1Z
Mapcode Global: VH059.8FS2
Entry Name: Carfury Farmhouse and Front Garden Walls
Listing Date: 7 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1115116
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351308
Location: Madron, Cornwall, TR20
Civil Parish: Madron
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Gulval
Church of England Diocese: Truro
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6/72 Carfury Farmhouse and front garden
Farmhouse and front garden walls. Circa late C18. Granite ashlar throughout. Steep
slurried scantle slate roof with coped gable ends and granite ashlar chimneys over
Plan: double depth plan. 2 rooms at the front: wider kitchen, left, and parlour,
right with cross passage between; 2 rear service rooms (partitions between right hand
rooms now removed).
C19 single storey lean-to at right with corbel above which originally carried an
external stair to the attic.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3 window front (facing roughly east) with
doorway and fenestration grouped towards the right. C20 door. Circa late C19 or C20
6-pane horned sashes.
Similar windows at rear.
Interior: Original dog-leg stair and probably original floors and roof-structure but
doors are C20.
Square garden at the front enclosed by rubble walls with dressed granite cambered or
shaped copings. Gateway in left hand wall near the front corner. The wall ramps up
towards the house. Hooped wrought iron gate.
This house is notable for having granite ashlar for all its walls and is attractive
from every view point.
Listing NGR: SW4454934232
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