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A Grade II Listed Building in Lawhitton Rural, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6054 / 50°36'19"N

Longitude: -4.3185 / 4°19'6"W

OS Eastings: 236037

OS Northings: 80975

OS Grid: SX360809

Mapcode National: GBR NN.C6KM

Mapcode Global: FRA 17VG.MDK

Entry Name: Hexworthy

Listing Date: 11 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68402

Location: Lawhitton Rural, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lawhitton Rural

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lawhitton

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 38 SE

- II

House now divided. Circa 1700 remodelling of C17 building; later additions and
alterations. Roughly coursed slate-stone, rendered with rusticated quoins to front
(right gable end of main range is slate-hung), painted to rear on ground floor
with slate hanging to first floor; slate roofs. In 3 sections, right incorporating
part of C17 building. 2 storeys with attic to main range. This has 5-window front;
horned 2-paned sashes with labels including to former central doorway. Central
pedimented gable has oeil-de-boeuf with hoodmould flanked by hip-roofed dormers
with glazing bar sashes in roof slope. Integral end stack to left and prominent
slate-hung integral lateral stack to rear on right. Right section has two 2-paned
horned sashes on each floor, those on first floor directly below eaves and those
to ground floor with projecting keystones. Tall integral rubblestone end stack.
Low left range has pyramidal-capped louvred square belfry to left gable end. Rear:
Slate-hung gabled staircase projection at right angles to left of right range has
Victorian staircase window. Main range has 3 glazing bar sashes on first floor.
Ground floor has 16-paned glazing bar sash to left and central C19 half-glazed
door with margin lights and rectangular barred overlight with narrow casement
immediately to left; tripartite glazing bar sash to right. C19 single-storey
service ranges with Gothic casements, attached to rear of left range, have attached
wall with 4-centred granite arch leading to courtyard, superscribed "1656" to
spandrels. Interior: Main range has early C18 open-well staircase with barleysugar
balusters to open string, square newels and moulded handrail. Plaster cornices
and dado panelling to large front rooms. Panelled window shutters throughout.
Roof space of right range has curved principals below raising of eaves.

Listing NGR: SX3603780975

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

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