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Empacombe Home Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3529 / 50°21'10"N

Longitude: -4.1842 / 4°11'3"W

OS Eastings: 244711

OS Northings: 52617

OS Grid: SX447526

Mapcode National: GBR NT.W530

Mapcode Global: FRA 2833.KQF

Entry Name: Empacombe Home Farm

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61775

Location: Maker-with-Rame, Cornwall, PL10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Maker-with-Rame

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Maker

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


6/117 Empacombe Home Farm


Barns, granary and associated farm buildings now including a house conversion.
Circa 1850. Red sandstone random rubble with brick dressings and re-set C16 or C17
granite features. Asbestos cement slates to house and corrugated asbestos sheeting
to rest. U-plan. Central granary now farmhouse flanked by open-fronted shelter
sheds terminating in 2 storey cow houses projecting forward. House: 2 storeys and
attic. 3 windows, all 6-light 20th century casements with brick segmental heads,
central C20 porch. Gabled dormers with 2-light casements and scalloped barge
boards. Rear elevation is only one storey and attic with central doorway. Shelter
sheds, 5 bays left and right all round arched openings, centre to right is narrower,
centre opening to left has a reset moulded granite doorway. Ventilation slits and
another reset doorway on rear. Cow houses: to left 7 bays, round arched opening in
filled to half height except in centre. Two 2-light openings above former loading
door. To right is cow house with bank barn above. 4 bays to left, 2 to right,
round-headed arches. Midstreys on rear. Two loading doors opposed on the yardside.
Ventilation slits under eaves. Barn has loading door and south gable and gothic
Y - tracery blind feature window on north gable intended to be seen from afar. A
little altered planned farmyard built as the Home Farm for Mount Edgecumbe.

Listing NGR: SX4454452948

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