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Forda Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in North Petherwin, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.686 / 50°41'9"N

Longitude: -4.4148 / 4°24'53"W

OS Eastings: 229516

OS Northings: 90154

OS Grid: SX295901

Mapcode National: GBR NH.65TW

Mapcode Global: FRA 17M8.CX8

Entry Name: Forda Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67964

Location: North Petherwin, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: North Petherwin

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: North Petherwin

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 29 SE
4/69 Forda Farmhouse

Farmhouse. 1844 (datestone), built for the Bedford Estate. Constructed of brick,
manufactured on the farm. Rendered and partly slate hung with large rag slates. Rag
slate roof with gable ends. Moulded brick axial and end stacks.
Plan: Overall 'L' shaped plan. Entrance on front (north) with stair to rear of
passage; parlour to left heated by end stack and cross wing to right with service
room on front right heated by axial stack and kitchen to rear heated by end stack.
Pump room in later single storey C19 extension on right hand side of cross wing,
facing yard to west.
Vestigial Gothic style.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 1:1 window front with complete C19 casements.
Entrance in angle of main range and wing to front right. C19 door with 3-light
casement to left on ground floor and 2-light casement above. Gable end of front wing
to right with 3-light casement on ground floor and 2-light casement above. Datestone
in gable end 'B 1844'. Right hand side elevation faces yard to west.
Hung with rag slates with single storey pump house on ground floor and 2-light
casements in the triple gable ends lighting first floor.
Interior: Largely complete with original partitions. Large slate fireplace surround
to kitchen.

Listing NGR: SX2951690154

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

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