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Higher Porthmeor Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Zennor, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1794 / 50°10'45"N

Longitude: -5.5975 / 5°35'51"W

OS Eastings: 143253

OS Northings: 37233

OS Grid: SW432372

Mapcode National: GBR DXK6.NT7

Mapcode Global: VH052.XRNC

Entry Name: Higher Porthmeor Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70573

Location: Zennor, Cornwall, TR26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Zennor

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Zennor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ZENNOR
SW 43 NW
3/236 Higher Porthmeor Old Farmhouse
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GV II
Farmhouse. Circa late C17 or early C18. Granite rubble with granite dressings.
Scantle slate roof with external dressed granite stack at left-hand gable end.
Plan: 2 rooms with hall/kitchen left, smaller room possibly unheated, right. Central
rear opening possibly formerly used as doorway to first-floor. In the C19 the eaves
were heightened and the floor and roof structure were renewed.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window south-west front with doorway
central to fenestration. Original doorway and ground floor openings. First floor
openings, remodelled in the C19. Ledged door, shuttered windows.
Interior: large fireplace with oak lintel in left hand part.
Part of an unspoiled coastal hamlet set in the ancient field system of this part of
Cornwall.


Listing NGR: SW4325337233

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

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