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Bosveal Farm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawnan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1087 / 50°6'31"N

Longitude: -5.1126 / 5°6'45"W

OS Eastings: 177542

OS Northings: 27814

OS Grid: SW775278

Mapcode National: GBR ZB.8B5Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 085Q.Q1F

Entry Name: Bosveal Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66153

Location: Mawnan, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawnan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mawnan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


9/169 Bosveal Farm Cottage


Farm workers cottage, including garden walls and gate-pier at road and entrance
fronts. Datestones 1929 and initials P.D. Killas rubble walls. Delabole slate roof
laid in diminishing courses and with sprocketted eaves. Large central rubble axial
Plan: Unaltered rectangular plan with 3 rooms along the garden front: parlour on
the left with small room behind; scullery in the middle with entrance and stair hall
behind, full depth kitchen/living room on the right and pantry in single storey wing
set back clasping rear right-hand corner.
Exterior: 2 storeys with bedrooms mostly within roof space and lit by gable end
windows and dressed granite dormers at front and rear. Symmetrical 3 window south
garden front with square central window opening and taller flanking window openings
Flush granite sills and slate voussoirs to cambered arches. Original horned sashes
with glazing bars. Central lead-roofed dated dormer is segmentally headed, and has
coping with ball finial (similar dormer at rear to light stair). Left-hand gable end
(facing road) is symmetrical and has integral battered buttresses with dressed
granite weatherings at either side of the ground floor. 2 ground floor windows and
one window central to gable. The openings have deeply set reveals and the flush
granite sills have rounded corners. Other elevations also complete and unaltered.
Central rear doorway has original oak door.
Interior: Simple interior with most of its original features including oak doors.

Listing NGR: SW7754227814

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

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