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Higher Boskinning Farmhouse and Front Garden Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Madron, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1423 / 50°8'32"N

Longitude: -5.5554 / 5°33'19"W

OS Eastings: 146068

OS Northings: 32971

OS Grid: SW460329

Mapcode National: GBR DXN9.Q4K

Mapcode Global: VH059.NPG8

Entry Name: Higher Boskinning Farmhouse and Front Garden Walls

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70430

Location: Madron, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Madron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Gulval

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 43 SE
7/85 Higher Boskinning Farmhouse and
- front garden walls
Farmhouse and front garden walls. Probably C17 remodelled in the C18. Granite
ashlar. Grouted scantle slate roof sweeping lower at rear with dressed granite
stacks over the coped gable ends with moulded granite kneelers.
Plan: double depth plan with 2 rooms at the front (parlour left and kitchen right)
and cross passage between leading to central stair between rear service rooms within
integral outshut.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3 window east front with central doorway. C20 door
and C20 4-pane horned sashes.
Interior: C18 dog-leg stair with column-turned balusters to the landing balustrade;
probably C17 chamfered fireplace lintel and C18 bowtell moulded beams in left hand
room, and some old window shutters. Some early C20 floor structure but roof
structure possibly C18 (not inspected).
Rubble walls to rectangular garden at the front. Granite monolithic gate piers.

Listing NGR: SW4606832971

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

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