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Latitude: 50.1795 / 50°10'46"N
Longitude: -5.5975 / 5°35'50"W
OS Eastings: 143260
OS Northings: 37242
OS Grid: SW432372
Mapcode National: GBR DXK6.GWC
Mapcode Global: VH052.XRQ9
Entry Name: Piggery and Swill Kitchen Immediately North of Higher Porthmeor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 7 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144368
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70572
Location: Zennor, Cornwall, TR26
Civil Parish: Zennor
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Zennor
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 43 NW
3/235 Piggery and swill kitchen
- immediately north of Higher
Piggery, swill kitchen or wash house and adjoining farmyard wall. Probably C18.
Granite rubble with granite dressings. Grouted scantle slate roof. Dressed granite
chimney over left-hand (north-east) gable end.
Plan: long shallow-depth range built in 2 phases: at left a swill kitchen with
doorway at rear and small window at front and single pigs' house with low pigs'
doorway at front and doorway for man at rear; at right a slightly deeper plan 3-cell
building with small windows at the front and doorways at the rear. The far right
pigs' house has curved front wall following the bend of the road and is roofed with
granite slabs. The pigs' doorway is at far right adjoining the gable end of Higher
Porthmeor Old Farmhouse qv.
Interior: not inspected.
Part of an unspoiled coastal hamlet set in the ancient field system of this part of
Listing NGR: SW4326037242
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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