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Albany Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kea, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2526 / 50°15'9"N

Longitude: -5.1139 / 5°6'50"W

OS Eastings: 178113

OS Northings: 43822

OS Grid: SW781438

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.Z9T7

Mapcode Global: FRA 085C.9J7

Entry Name: Albany Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63439

Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kea

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Highertown

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1/155 Albany Farmhouse


Farmhouse with adjoining building left (west) probably also originally a house.
Circa late C18. Painted killas rubble and cob, rendered to front of house.
Corrugated asbestos roof (formerly thatched) sweeping lower over original stair
projection to rear, right, and with brick chimneys over gable ends. large buttressed
external rubble breast to right. Building on 2 levels, to left, ahs painted rubble
walling, slate sills, wooden lintels and corrugated iron roofs with gable ends.
Plan of house is of 2 unequal rooms with projection to rear of right-hand room.
Building to left is also of 2 rooms plus 1 room single-storey building to left
2 storeys. Overall 4-window south facing range. Nearly symmetrical 2-window house
to right with doorway slightly off-centre to right with C20 glazed door. Ground
floor windows are 4-pane horned sashes but first floor window are original 16-pane
hornless sashes. 2-window front of adjoining building, left, has central doorway
with ledged door. Original 16-pane horned sash to ground floor, right. First floor
windows over left-hand window and over doorway, both with 8-pane fixed lights.
Small building adjoining to far left has window, left, and doorway right.
Interior of house has unmoulded beams to ground floor rooms. First floor and roof
structure not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW7811343822

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

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