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Latitude: 50.522 / 50°31'19"N
Longitude: -4.8842 / 4°53'3"W
OS Eastings: 195650
OS Northings: 73104
OS Grid: SW956731
Mapcode National: GBR ZQ.NB9X
Mapcode Global: FRA 07NP.903
Entry Name: Barn with Horse-Engine House and Water Wheel 30 Metres to West of Carhart Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327916
English Heritage Legacy ID: 67675
Location: St. Breock, Cornwall, PL27
Civil Parish: St. Breock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Breoke
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 97 SE
3/42 Barn with horse-engine house and
water wheel 30 metres to west of
Barn with water wheel and horse-engine house. Circa early C19 with horse-engine
house added slightly later and water wheel added in 1848. Stone rubble. Slate roof
with hipped ends with rag slate roof with hipped end to right.
Plan: Barn originally probably of overal 'L' shaped plan with shippons on ground
floor and threshing floor and hay loft on first floor. A horse-engine house was
added to rear left in circa early C19 and an overshot water wheel was added in an
outshot on the left hand side in 1848.
Exterior: Two storeys with brick segmental arches to the openings. Asymmetrically
placed plank doors flanked by window openings on ground floor with 4-window openings
on first and plank door near angle of two ranges.
Interior: The horse-engine house appears to retain part of the original timber
framing for the machinery including the original central timber post. The water
wheel on the left hand side was manufactured by Oatey of Wadebridge and has a date
on the wheel, 1848. The hybrid overshot wheel retains its timber buckets and is over
20 feet in diameter.
Listing NGR: SW9565073104
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