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Dales Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gunwalloe, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0646 / 50°3'52"N

Longitude: -5.2806 / 5°16'50"W

OS Eastings: 165318

OS Northings: 23429

OS Grid: SW653234

Mapcode National: GBR Z1.31XW

Mapcode Global: VH139.FM7V

Plus Code: 9C2P3P79+RQ

Entry Name: Dales Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65201

Location: Gunwalloe, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gunwalloe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Cury with Gunwalloe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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3/42 Dales Farmhouse

Farmhouse and garden walls to front. Circa late C18/early C19. Shale rubble walls
with dressed granite sills and lintels. Scantle slate roof with brick chimneys over
gable ends and cast iron ogee gutters.
Plan 2 rooms wide with kitchen/living-room left and narrower and shallower parlour on
right with shallow pantry behind. Stair against rear wall of kitchen and back
kitchen dairy in probably later outshut behind. Large hearth in kitchen, smaller
hearth in parlour and further hearth (blocked) in dairy.
2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window roughly east front with central doorway with top-
glazed ledged door. Original 12-pane 2-light horizontal sliding sashes. Further
original window to pantry in right-hand gable end: 2-light with horizontal wooden
glazing bars and random width leaded panes between.
Interior is virtually complete and unaltered since the C19: original 4 panel and 2
panels doors with old hinges and fittings including cupboard doors beside parlour
hearth and to right of kitchen hearth.
Painted rubble garden wall with round coping terminating at central gateway with
round-headed dressed granite gate-piers.
The most complete example of a group of 4 farmhouses in this hamlet and particularly
notable for its original fenestration including the leaded window of which a number
of other examples survive in the Lizard area.

Listing NGR: SW6531823429

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