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Barn at Approximately 40 Metres North of Bosliven Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Buryan, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0715 / 50°4'17"N

Longitude: -5.6093 / 5°36'33"W

OS Eastings: 141831

OS Northings: 25280

OS Grid: SW418252

Mapcode National: GBR DXJH.HD5

Mapcode Global: VH05N.QGFK

Entry Name: Barn at Approximately 40 Metres North of Bosliven Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69594

Location: St. Buryan, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Buryan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Buryan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST BURYAN
SW 42 NE
5/36 Barn at approximately 40 metres
- north of Bosliven Farmhouse
GV II
Barn. Circa early C19, extended circa 1870. Granite rubble with granite dressings.
Grouted scantle slate hipped roof. Cast-iron ogee gutters at the front.
Plan: Large rectangular barn (granary over shippons built in 2 phases). Original
barn (right) has threshing floor, with opposing loading/winnowing doorways, on the
left; later barn has central threshing floor. Both barns have old (but not original)
stone steps up to their rear doorways.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Virtually unaltered 3-window south-east front. 3 original
ground floor doorways, 2 first floor loading doorways. 4 original small window
openings have C19 shutters with glazed top lights.
Interior: Original first floor structure; Cl9 roof structures; old shippon fittings
and fittings for hoisting sacks.
In 1849 the farmer at Bosliven, John Eddy, is said to have hung himself in this barn.


Listing NGR: SW4185525243

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