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Nancor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Grampound with Creed, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2977 / 50°17'51"N

Longitude: -4.8827 / 4°52'57"W

OS Eastings: 194790

OS Northings: 48167

OS Grid: SW947481

Mapcode National: GBR ZR.3BQV

Mapcode Global: FRA 08N7.X6N

Entry Name: Nancor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71357

Location: Grampound with Creed, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Grampound with Creed

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Grampound with Creed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

5/15 Nancor Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Circa mid C18, with addition of late C18 - early C19; alterations of
later C19 and few later alterations. Slatestone rubble with granite dressings and
quoins to front. Rear painted. The roof is 2-span; the front range is half-hipped
in slurried slate with ridge tiles, and end stacks with brick shafts and cornices.
The rear range is in slate, with ridge tiles and gable ends, gable end stack to left
with brick shaft.
Plan: 2-room plan with central entrance to passage; each room of equal size and
heated from a gable end stack. Circa late C18 - early C19, a parallel rear range was
added, with kitchen to left, heated from a gable end stack and unheated dairy to
right; stair between the two rear rooms.
Exterior: 2 storeys, symmetrical 3-window front. First floor has 3 late C19 4-pane
sashes. Ground floor has central C20 half-glazed door with granite voussoirs and
keystone. Early C19 16-pane sash to right and left with granite voussoirs and
keystones. The right end has external stack to the front range. The left end has
C20 window at ground floor to left; the stack rebuilt in C20. At the rear, there is
a C19 12-pane sash with cambered brick arch at ground and first floor to right. 12-
pane sash at ground floor to centre, lighting the stair. Plank door with glazed
panel in moulded frame and C19 2-light 6-pane casement to the dairy.
Interior: In the rear range there is a dog-leg stair with columnar newels and stick
balusters. 6-panelled door to the kitchen. The dairy has slate floor and slate
shelves, C19 beams and 2-panelled door. At first floor there are 2-panelled doors to
all rooms.

Listing NGR: SW9479048167

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

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