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Piggery About 15 Metres North West of Bosvathick Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Constantine, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1277 / 50°7'39"N

Longitude: -5.1486 / 5°8'55"W

OS Eastings: 175053

OS Northings: 30038

OS Grid: SW750300

Mapcode National: GBR Z8.X0P9

Mapcode Global: FRA 083P.20V

Plus Code: 9C2P4VH2+3G

Entry Name: Piggery About 15 Metres North West of Bosvathick Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66003

Location: Constantine, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Constantine

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/13 Piggery about 15 metres north west
- of Bosvathick Farmhouse


Piggery. Late C19. Granite rubble with dressed granite quoins and lintels. Slate
hipped roof with black glazed ridge tiles. Corrugated asbestos on the rear slope.
Long rectangular plan facing the farmyard, the eight pigstys with 4 pairs of doorways
at the front and a feeding passage along the back with a doorway at the right hand
end. At the left hand end a separate room with a wide doorway on the left hand end
wall with double doors; this may have been a store or preparation room. The doorways
have plank doors.
Interior is complete with slate partitions separating each sty; over the slate
partitions there are strips of timber capping. The piggery is open to the roof which
has a nailed soft wood structure.
Part of a remarkably complete and unaltered late C19 farmstead built on the small
Bosvathick estate.

Listing NGR: SW7505330038

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

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