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Latitude: 50.0724 / 50°4'20"N
Longitude: -5.6678 / 5°40'4"W
OS Eastings: 137653
OS Northings: 25586
OS Grid: SW376255
Mapcode National: GBR DXDH.6NJ
Mapcode Global: VH05M.QF0V
Entry Name: Henhouse at Approximately 30 Metres North of Penrose Farmhouse
Listing Date: 15 December 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158615
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69858
Location: Sennen, Cornwall, TR19
Civil Parish: Sennen
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Sennen
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 32 NE
4/320 Henhouse at approximately 30 metres
- north of Penrose Farmhouse
Round building last used as a hen house. Probably C17, remodelled as a hen house in
the C19. Granite moorstone rubble walls. Corrugated iron monopitched roof.
Plan: Approximately round on plan, externally (adjoining 3 hedges) with rectangular-
on-plan internal cell with 6 nesting boxes built into the walls.
Exterior: Single storey. Only openings are a doorway and a small window on its
right, both on the east side. There is a C17 granite monolithic gate-pier, on the
south side, with 4 mortices for former loose-barred gate.
Interior: Simple rubble walled interior with 6 nesting boxes (south and west walls).
Listing NGR: SW3766325587
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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