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Farm Buildings and Wall on East Side of Cow Yard Approximately 200 Metres South of Godolphin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Godolphin Cross, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1373 / 50°8'14"N

Longitude: -5.3586 / 5°21'30"W

OS Eastings: 160099

OS Northings: 31755

OS Grid: SW600317

Mapcode National: GBR FX4B.47T

Mapcode Global: VH12W.2TH4

Entry Name: Farm Buildings and Wall on East Side of Cow Yard Approximately 200 Metres South of Godolphin House

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65756

Location: Breage, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Breage

Built-Up Area: Godolphin Cross

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Breage with Godolphin and Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/58 Farm building and wall on east side
of Cow Yard approximately 200
metres south of Godolphin House


Farmbuilding, probably shippons, including yard walls and pen. First half C19.
Granite rubble with dressed granite quoins, jambs and lintels. Cement-washed scantle
slate roof in 2 phases with gable ends and 4 timber louvred pyramid-roofed ridge
ventilators (1 with base only).
Long rectangular range (facing west) with integral lean-to at rear left (north).
Built up the slope, single store, to right (uphill) and 2 storey to left providing
fodder store partly in roof (floor removed C20). West front has irregular.
arrangement of doors, cart doors and windows with a C20 concrete blockwork lean-to
porch added near centre of left hand section. Internal limewash returns on outer
face to frame doorways (traditional practice).
At the right hand end the outside north wall of the yard and buildings is of earlier
construction with some C20 reconstruction. The top end of the yard is enclosed by a
cross wall and gate to form a small inner yard, perhaps for calves.
Adjoining the north-east corner of the range is an ancient wall dividing the cowyard
from the garden and running continuously northwards down to the Bakehouse, part of
the rear yard (qv) of the house. There is a doorway in it.
Interior : includes C19 roof and some rubble divisions.
Part of a group of farm buildings relating to Godolphin House (qv).

Listing NGR: SW6009931755

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