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Horse Engine House 5 Metres to North of Trewint Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Menheniot, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4441 / 50°26'38"N

Longitude: -4.4026 / 4°24'9"W

OS Eastings: 229505

OS Northings: 63227

OS Grid: SX295632

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.PGYM

Mapcode Global: FRA 17NW.BNH

Entry Name: Horse Engine House 5 Metres to North of Trewint Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61298

Location: Menheniot, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Menheniot

Built-Up Area: Menheniot

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Menheniot

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


Horse engine house 5m to north
of Trewint Farmhouse


Bank barn and horse engine house now used as calveshouse with hay loft above. Barn
circa 1800, horse engine house circa 1810. Rubblestone with scantle slate roof with
half hips to barn and polygonal end to engine house. Barn with single storey to
west, partly rendered front with central double plank doors. Lean-to on right hand
hipped end and late C19 shippons on left hand hipped end. To rear, 1½ storey horse
engine house, positioned to left of centre. Polygonal end with rectangular slits in
canted walls. Wide door on north elevation with opening to hay loft above.
Doveholes below eaves. Pegged collar rafter roof with kingpost truss in horse engine
house. Central pier removed.

Listing NGR: SX2906763779

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

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