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TRETHENNAL MANOR FARMHOUSE ADJOINING WALL, GATE PIERS AND MOUNTING BLOCK

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TRETHENNAL MANOR FARMHOUSE ADJOINING WALL, GATE PIERS AND MOUNTING BLOCK

List entry Number: 1141044

Location

TRETHENNAL MANOR FARMHOUSE ADJOINING WALL, GATE PIERS AND MOUNTING BLOCK

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Veryan

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Nov-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 62951

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Details

SW 94 SW VERYAN

5/125 Trethennal Manor Farmhouse - adjoining garden wall, gate piers and mounting block - II*

Farmhouse. C17, remodelled circa 1700. Dressed and coursed slatestone front and slatestone rubble elsewhere. Scantle slate roof, hipped to main range with brick chimneys over side walls and over gable to wing. L-shaped plan plus long single storey range to west. 2 room double depth, central stair plan since remodelling, but possibly originally U-shaped with wide through passage. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5 window south front probably rebuilt circa 1700. Central doorway within hipped roofed closed porch with side entrance to left and HL hinges to C20 planked door. All windows in original openings, 12-pane sashes to right of porch and 24-pane sashes to left and to first floor. 3 original sashes with heavy ovolo-moulded glazing bars to first floor middle and right. Much old glass remains. Flat arches to openings and robust moulded eaves cornice. Rear roof sweeps down to lower eaves interrupted by raised hipped roof over stairs with tall margin glazed sash. Abutting this to left a flat roofed stone-checked dormer with C18 or C19 2 casement window of 6 panes each. C17 3-light ovolo-moulded, unglazed oak mullioned window with diagonally set wooden bars survives to ground floor room partly under stairs. Wide window openings to east wall of north wing. 3-light C20 casement to ground floor and 16-pane hornless sash with sidelights over. Long cob range to west, probably C17 or C18 was thatched originally. Interior has some C17 evidence including 2-panelled door with wide stiles and rails to north wing; wide passage beside stairs and lower ceiling to upper end ground floor room. Much survives from circa 1700; dogleg stair with turned balusters over closed string; shell headed cupboards to east room (i.e. parlour); fine plaster ceiling with bolection moulded oval design to parlour; 3 canopied ceilings with moulded cornices to first floor; moulded cornice to vestibule and 2-panelled doors to most rooms. Hearth in west range with bread oven retains adjustable iron chimney crane. Included in the listing is the high slatestone rubble garden wall partly within the lean-to adjoining the east end of the house together with a slatestone rubble mounting block. Also included is a fine pair of brick gate piers probably dating from around 1700. They have rebated corners, square plinths with freestone mouldings and freestone cornice and cap stones. The present wooden gate is of simple C19 design.

Listing NGR: SW9331940038

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National Grid Reference: SW 93319 40038

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