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Gwithian Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gwinear-Gwithian, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2213 / 50°13'16"N

Longitude: -5.3858 / 5°23'8"W

OS Eastings: 158580

OS Northings: 41189

OS Grid: SW585411

Mapcode National: GBR FX23.3SZ

Mapcode Global: VH12G.LPLP

Entry Name: Gwithian Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70134

Location: Gwinear-Gwithian, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gwinear-Gwithian

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Phillack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

GWINEAR-GWITHIAN GWITHIAN CHURCHTOWN
SW 54 SE
1/40 Gwithian Farmhouse
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II
Farmhouse. C17 or circa early C18, extended C20. Painted rubble and cob walls with
wooden lintels. Wheat reed thatched roof with brick chimneys over the original gable
ends.
Plan: L-shaped plan plus C20 addition on the left row making an overall T-shaped
plan. Originally probably 2 rooms with cross passage or lobby entrance between,
probably in the C18 or early C19 a 1-room-plan wing was built behind the left-hand
room. There is an outshut projection in front of the left-hand room possibly C20
rebuild or remodelling of a stair, projection.
Exterior: 2 storeys with eyebrows to the thatch over the first floor windows.
Irregular 3 window east front of original house plus 1 window front of C20 extension
on left. Doorway left of middle, possibly resited, C20 ledged door. Wide window
right is a C20 3-light casement with glazing bars. C20 12-pane 2-light casements to
first floor openings.
Rear wing has old 16-pane casement in left hand wall.
Interior: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW5858041189

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