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Barn Adjoining Shippon at Approx 20m North West of Carminowe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.07 / 50°4'12"N

Longitude: -5.2647 / 5°15'53"W

OS Eastings: 166477

OS Northings: 23987

OS Grid: SW664239

Mapcode National: GBR Z2.DL41

Mapcode Global: VH139.PHMN

Entry Name: Barn Adjoining Shippon at Approx 20m North West of Carminowe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65288

Location: Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Meneage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mawgan-in-Meneage

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/124 Barn adjoining shippon at approx
- 20m north west of Carminowe


Barn with grain or fodder store over shippon. Circa 1860. Shale rubble wih dressed
granite quoins, steps, jambstones and lintels. Hipped grouted scantle slate roof.
Long rectangular plan with 2 entrances on the front (east) side facing yard and 2
pairs of opposing winnowing doors to 1st floor. Flight of steps at both front left
and rear right. No external horse engine house but this may be integral and internal
or perhaps a steam driven thresher was used.
Two storeys. Fairly regular east front with window; doorway left and doorway, window
right to 1st floor and with wide length of blind walling between. Pigeon holes under
eaves. The left hand doorway is approached by flight of steps from the left with
store under. Ground floor doorways to right of steps and to far right. Window
openings left of steps and right of 1st doorway. Slit ventilator under right hand
1st floor doorway. Original or old ledged doors windows with random glazing to
vertical glazing bars or with shutters or half shuttered.
Interior not inspected.
Carminowe was an important manor from the C13. Part of a planned group of virtually
complete farm buildings, with this, the barn, second only in importance to the
farmhouse itself but relying on the other buildings to make up the complete C19
agricultural economy.

Listing NGR: SW6647723987

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

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