History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Pencarne and Attached Front Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Columb Major, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.4499 / 50°26'59"N

Longitude: -4.9433 / 4°56'36"W

OS Eastings: 191142

OS Northings: 65260

OS Grid: SW911652

Mapcode National: GBR ZN.4LRY

Mapcode Global: FRA 07JV.XMV

Plus Code: 9C2QC3X4+XM

Entry Name: Pencarne and Attached Front Wall

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71256

Location: St. Columb Major, Cornwall, TR9

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Columb Major

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Columb Major

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Architectural structure

Find accommodation in
Saint Columb Major


SW 96 NW
2/255 Pencarne and attached front wall

House. Circa early C19, with few later alterations; rear wing possibly of an earlier
date. Slatestone rubble with granite dressings and quoins. Hipped slate roof with
ridge tiles. Stacks to sides with brick shafts. Partly in rendered cob.
Plan: Double depth plan, with central entrance and principal room of equal size to
front right and left. Rear service rooms. Rear wing to left of 2-room plan.
Exterior: 2 storeys, a symmetrical 3-window front. All windows are early C19 12-
pane sashes with voussoirs and keystones. Central panelled and glazed door with fine
early C19 trellis porch with trefoils in the spandrels of the arch and dentil
cornice. Attached front wall is in slatestone rubble with granite coping, gateway
opposite the front door to the house. The left end is blind. The rear wing is 2-
storey, rendered; four 16-pane sashes at first floor, the second window from the
left blind and painted. Ground floor has two C20 sashes and C19 16-pane sash to
right. C20 addition at the end. The rear of the wing has a catslide roof over a
one-room plan outshut with two C20 windows. The right end of the main house has
single storey lean-to with 6-pane light at the front. First floor has round-arched
stair light with margin glazing. The rear of the main house has door and 2-light 6-
pane casement at ground and first floor.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW9114265260

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.