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Hersham Carpentry

A Grade II Listed Building in Launcells, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.8424 / 50°50'32"N

Longitude: -4.4761 / 4°28'34"W

OS Eastings: 225763

OS Northings: 107685

OS Grid: SS257076

Mapcode National: GBR K5.W7WP

Mapcode Global: FRA 16JW.00F

Entry Name: Hersham Carpentry

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64846

Location: Launcells, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launcells

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launcells

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/37 Hersham Carpentry

- II

House, at one time house and carpenter's shop. Late C17/early C18 with late C20
rear extension. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone plinth, thatched roof, hipped at
left end, brick chimneys. Formerly probably 2 rooms and cross passage plan with
adjoining shop at left end with loft over. Present plan has stairs in passage,
carpenter's shop incorporated as part of house accommodation. House has 2-storey,
symmetrical 3-window front with C20 gabled porch. Ground floor windows timber
casements, 4 panes per light; first floor window three 2-light casements, 3 panes per
light. Separate entrance into former carpenter's shop; 2-light timber casement, 6
panes per light, to right of entrance. Ground floor room right has large fireplace
with ovolo-moulded fireplace beam and complex stops (fireplace formerly had cloam
oven), 2 cross beams and axial ceiling beams. Ground floor room to left of passage
has large fireplace with fireplace beam and cloam oven. Roof timbers in former shop
end pegged.

Listing NGR: SS2576307685

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

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