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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: 1141658



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Kea

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Mar-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 63461

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2/179 Skewberries Farmhouse


Toll house, now farmhouse. Early C19. Painted killas rubble walls with stone-keyed brick arches. Scantle slate roof, polygonal over canted front and with rendered lateral brick chimney over side wall left (west) and brick chimney over rear gable end. Cast iron ogee gutters to eaves. Plan: 1-room wide and 2-rooms deep, of reception room with canted front with central entrance and narrower service room behind. Single-storey gable ended later C19 wing at right angles to right (east) of service room. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window south front of canted bay with central doorway with C20 door with blind fanlight over. Flanking 12-pane 2-light casements with original intersecting glazing to arched tympana over. Similar window over doorway but with simpler tracery to tympanum. Flanking windows are blind. All openings have shallow 2-centred arches. Interior not inspected. One of the few toll house in this area to escape either demolition for road widening or drastic C20 enlargement and conversion.

Listing NGR: SW8100341432

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National Grid Reference: SW 81003 41432


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