This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141651
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63439
Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Kea
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Highertown
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 74 SE KEA HUGUS
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
Other nearby listed buildings