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Well Farmhouse and Adjoining Shippon to East

A Grade II Listed Building in North Tamerton, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.7509 / 50°45'3"N

Longitude: -4.3919 / 4°23'30"W

OS Eastings: 231366

OS Northings: 97321

OS Grid: SX313973

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.25Q1

Mapcode Global: FRA 17P3.8TJ

Entry Name: Well Farmhouse and Adjoining Shippon to East

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67216

Location: North Tamerton, Cornwall, EX22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: North Tamerton

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: North Tamerton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 39 NW
8/29 Well Farmhouse and adjoining
shippon to east


Farmhouse. Circa C16 altered late C17 (concealed, rendered over, datestone 1669)
and restored 1982. Roughcast cob and stone rubble. Corrugated iron roof with
gabled lower end (right) and hipped higher end (left). Long single depth plan,
probably originally 3 rooms and cross or through passage plan, and possibly having
open hall, now floored. 2-storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window range. C19 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Right-hand ground floor room at lower end has sash.
Doorway to right of centre (possibly to former through/cross passage) with C19/20
glazed porch with shaped bargeboards. Rendered axial stack backing onto passage
and later stack at lower gable end. Lateral stack over rear wall of upper end.
Projecting wing at front of higher end. Shippon projecting at right angles to rear
of lower end with hipped roof. Interior: 2 cruck trusses, probably raised crucks,
with trenched purlins and diagonal ridge piece. Some evidence of smoke -blackening
in roof. Roughly hewn, closely spaced beams (some replaced) in ground floor room
at east end.

Listing NGR: SX3136897323

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

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