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Farmbuildings 30 Metres to South West and West of West Carne Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Altarnun, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6116 / 50°36'41"N

Longitude: -4.5423 / 4°32'32"W

OS Eastings: 220225

OS Northings: 82183

OS Grid: SX202821

Mapcode National: GBR NB.BWL9

Mapcode Global: FRA 17CG.47M

Plus Code: 9C2QJF65+J3

Entry Name: Farmbuildings 30 Metres to South West and West of West Carne Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68339

Location: Altarnun, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Altarnun

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Altarnon with Bolventor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Agricultural structure

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4/131 Farmbuildings 30 metres to south
- west and west of West Carne


Barn, horse-engine house and row of shippons. Circa early C19. Granite rubble with
large dressed granite quoins. Rag slate roofs. Gable ends to barn with hipped end
to extension to barn and to shippon and canted end to horse-engine house.
Plan: Barn and loft above, of overall rectangular plan, built down slope with ground
rising to left. Small extension on right hand end with attached horse-engine house
below on lower right hand side. Row of shippons attached on higher front left of
barn, projecting in a front wing.
Exterior: Two storey barn with ground sloping down to right. Row of shippon doors
on ground floor and loft door above. Attached on lower right hand side, lower range
with hipped end to front with shippon door on ground floor and loft door in lower
right hand side with row of pigeon holes below eaves. On lower right hand side,
horse engine house with canted end facing road. To front left of barn is a single
storey shippon with central double loading doors and shippon doors to right and left.
Interior: Horse engine house has central cast-iron shaft with granite slab forming
base and heavy cross beam at top.

Listing NGR: SX2022582183

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