History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Higher Boskinning Farmhouse and Front Garden Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Madron, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


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

Plus Code: 9C2P4CRV+WV

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

Tagged with: Farmhouse

Find accommodation in


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

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.