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Fonston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbstow, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6946 / 50°41'40"N

Longitude: -4.526 / 4°31'33"W

OS Eastings: 221688

OS Northings: 91367

OS Grid: SX216913

Mapcode National: GBR NC.5F8R

Mapcode Global: FRA 17D7.QJY

Entry Name: Fonston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68129

Location: Warbstow, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Warbstow

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Jacobstow

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 29 SW
3/242 Fonston Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably C18 extended in C19. Stone rubble and cob, slate hung with rag
slates on front elevation. Bitumen-coated rag slate roof with hipped end on left
and rag slate roof on right with gable end. Brick end and axial stacks.
Plan: 2-room and probably cross passage plan heated by end stacks with larger room
on right. Extended in circa early C19 with 1-room plan range on left hand end. C20
extension added to rear.
Exterior: 2-storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front with earlier range on right. C20
part glazed door slightly to left of centre with C19 1-light casement to left and 2-
light casement to right, both with pointed headed lights with pierced spandrels. C20
one and two light casements above. To left, the C19 extension has a probably C20
window on ground floor and a late C19 or early C20 6-pane sash on first floor. C20
extension to rear.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX2168891367

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

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