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Hendra Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Grade-Ruan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0136 / 50°0'48"N

Longitude: -5.2047 / 5°12'16"W

OS Eastings: 170504

OS Northings: 17524

OS Grid: SW705175

Mapcode National: GBR Z5.59Y0

Mapcode Global: VH13J.QXVG

Entry Name: Hendra Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64622

Location: Grade-Ruan, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Grade-Ruan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ruan Minor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 71 NW
6/40 Hendra Farmhouse
Farmhouse, circa late C17. Rendered stone rubble walls with slurried scantle
slate roof. Brick chimneys at gabled ends. 2 room with central cross passage
blocked by staircase housed in rear projection. Dairy added under cat slide
roof on north-east. 2 storeys, symmetrical 3 windows south front. Ground floor
with 2 C20 2-light casement windows without glazing bars flanking C20 timber
door. First floor 3 C20 2-light casement windows without glazing bars. Rear
(north) elevation with staircase project under hipped roof. C18 and C20 extensions
to the north-east. Room on east with large open fireplace with granite lintel and 2
cloan ovens. Unusual C17 ovolo moulded beams. Late C17 dog-leg staircase wtih simple,
turned balustrades moulded rail and flat bun finial to newel post. (Roof space not
inspected). 200 m to east of farmhouse, crocheted finial possibly from Chapel nearby.
Sources: Crocketed final described as spire by E W Godwin, Archaeological Journal (18)

Listing NGR: SW7050417524

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