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Latitude: 50.2178 / 50°13'4"N
Longitude: -5.0132 / 5°0'47"W
OS Eastings: 185137
OS Northings: 39654
OS Grid: SW851396
Mapcode National: GBR ZJ.NDC0
Mapcode Global: FRA 08DG.0RH
Entry Name: Tolverne Farmhouse
Listing Date: 28 February 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141028
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63020
Location: Philleigh, Cornwall, TR2
Civil Parish: Philleigh
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Philleigh
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 83 NE PHILLEIGH
3/56 Tolverne Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17, remodelled C19. Slatestone rubble granite ashlar to south,
rendered to west. Asbestos slate roofs with gable ends except hip to south of
present main range. Rendered lateral stack to front, freestone lateral stack, rear,
granite ashlar stack to gable end left and rubble stack to gable end of roofless west
wing. Irregular plan, possibly originally U shaped. Central part survives as wing
at right angles to present front originally probably parlour wing. Later gable ended
gable ended wing parallel to present front filling angle obscures original fronts.
Further service wing attached to north-west corner. 2 storeys. South front gives
impression of original appearance of house with 1 window, hipped end of wing left.
Moulded mid-floor string course and central 4 light granite mullioned window with
King mullion and hoodmould survives to first floor. Small paned casements. Central,
ground floor opening altered C18/C19 has 16 pane sash and cambered arch over with
granite voussoirs. Present, irregular, 4 window, main west front has horned 16 paned
sashes. 2 storey porch mentioned in previous list description not seen. Rear not
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SW8513739654
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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