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Greadow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanlivery, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3915 / 50°23'29"N

Longitude: -4.7278 / 4°43'39"W

OS Eastings: 206204

OS Northings: 58180

OS Grid: SX062581

Mapcode National: GBR N2.SPDT

Mapcode Global: FRA 08Z0.HXW

Entry Name: Greadow House

Listing Date: 28 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70758

Location: Lanlivery, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lanlivery

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lanlivery

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 05 NE
7/4 Greadow House
- II

Farmhouse, now house. Mid C17, with alterations of circa C18 and C20. Granite
rubble and granite dressings, asbestos slate roof with gable ends and projecting
gable end stacks.
2-room plan with central passage leading to stair tower to rear; outshut to rear left
probably of C18. Each room heated by gable end stack, the room to left probably
originaly a hall/kitchen.
2 storeys and 3 windows, all C20 20-light casements; central granite porch with
pitched roof, with 2-light casement to front and door to side. At the right gable
end, a wide external stack with granite weathering and cornice; C20 window at first
floor to right. C20 single storey addition to right projecting beyond rear outsut.
The left side has 2-light hollow-chamfered granite casement at ground floor to right,
and straight joint to rear out shut. Stack truncated. The outshut runs along the
whole of the rear, with C20 windows and door, enclosing the rear stair tower. The
stair tower was raised in the C20 with flat roof, asbestos slate-hung, with 2 C20
Interior The room to left has fireplace with flat chamfered granite lintel and
chamfered jambs; the window in the gable end has hollow-chamfered surround and square
cut mullion with splayed reveal. Doorway through to rear outshut. The central
entrance passage is unusually wide, and the stair in the tower to rear has been
replaced by a C20 stair which divides to right and left. Blocked single stair light
at upper level. Room to right has gable end fireplace with heavy flat chamfered
granite lintel. Roof partially visible, 2 trusses with straight principal rafters,
one row of purlins and diagonal set ridge purlin, collars pegged to the faces of the
principals; over the room to left, one cambered and chamfered collar remaining. Much
of the timber replaced.

Listing NGR: SX0620458180

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