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Latitude: 50.7426 / 50°44'33"N
Longitude: -4.5838 / 4°35'1"W
OS Eastings: 217800
OS Northings: 96844
OS Grid: SX178968
Mapcode National: GBR N8.2JDZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 1793.S39
Entry Name: Treworgie Barton
Listing Date: 12 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137256
English Heritage Legacy ID: 67221
Location: St. Gennys, Cornwall, EX23
Civil Parish: St. Gennys
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Gennys
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 19 NE
5/34 Treworgie Barton
Farmhouse. Late C16/C17 with circa C19 and C20 additions at rear. Rendered cob
and whitewashed slatestone rubble. Range originally 1 room deep with stacks at
gable ends and massive projecting lateral stack, now enclosed by later addition
south front 2 storey. 4 window range with off-centre porch. Ground floor
casements left and centre renewed with glazing bars, that to the left has granite
lintel with date 1586 and initials B.M. for Benet Mill (q.v. tomb chest in
Churchyard) reset datestone to left of window with date 1648 and initials W.B. for
William Braddon (q.v. monument in Church). Ground floor window right sash with
glazing bars. Upper storey windows 4 similar sashes. Rear outshut under catslide
roof heightened into 2 flat-roofed dormers at rear west and east. Further outshut
addition at west gable end. East gable end stack has flat-arched chamfered granite
fireplace, probably reset. Lateral stack, now internal, with graniteset-offs and
projecting oven, fireplace blocked. Domesday manor, ruins of earlier burnt manor
house said to be in field to south of house. Duchy archive records a 'fair hall
open to the roof and wainscoted half way with a parlour and one kitchen' in 1650.
R Parnall, Wreckers and Wrestlers. A History of St Gennys Parish (1973)
Listing NGR: SX1780096844
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