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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.


List entry Number: 1141086



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ruanlanihorne

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: 62845

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7/23 Trestain Farmhouse - - II

Farmhouse. C17. Slatestone and cob with corrugated asbestos gable ended roof (formerly thatched). 2 room through passage plan. 2 storeys. Irregular 3 window east front. Single storey lean-to obscures ground floor walling and slight projection to left lower end, probably original stair turret. 2 doorways to right of centre (right blocked) with 3-light casement to left and C20 casement to right. First floor, 16-pane sash off centre with 14-pane sash to right and 2-light casement with glazing bars to left over lean-to. Massive stone chimney to left gable and external stack to right gable. 2 window west front has blocked doorway opposite east doorway. 12-pane, 2-light wooden casement to lower end with 4-pane, 2- light wooden casement in greatly reduced opening over. Upper end windows are 2-light wooden casements. Interior has thick wall to right of entrance (probably dating from period of conversion to 2 cottages) and plank and muntin screen to left. Stair along back wall approached from lower room. Lower end hearth enormous but blocked with adjacent stair turret recess. Chamfered and stopped waney oak ceiling beams survive and C17 two-panel door with wide stiles and rails to first floor.

Listing NGR: SW8975039530

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National Grid Reference: SW8975039530


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