This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

BUILDING, FORMER HOUSE, NORTH OF KERTHEN FARMHOUSE

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: BUILDING, FORMER HOUSE, NORTH OF KERTHEN FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1142207

Location

BUILDING, FORMER HOUSE, NORTH OF KERTHEN FARMHOUSE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Crowan

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1987

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 65820

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SW 53 SE CROWAN

3/113 Building, former house, north of - Kerthen Farmhouse

GV II

House, now outbuilding. C17. Granite rubble with dressed granite quoins and openings. Corrugated asbestos roof with brick chimney over the right hand gable end. Plan: originally a 2 room through passage plan with a stair projection behind the right hand room (parlour). Extended in probably the C18 with an unheated 1 room plan wing at right angles behind the left hand room (hall/kitchen). Probably in the C20 the first floor and partitions removed, re-roofed as a single storey building and part of the front wall demolished. Now 1 T-shaped room with a large fireplace at each gable end; the fireplace in the left hand room is spanned by a chamfered hardwood lintel and with a fireplace for the former first floor chamber, over; the fireplace in the right hand room has chamfered granite jambs and lintels and a gable md window bay beside the fireplace (compare Trevoole Manor qv). Bread oven inserted later at the left hand side of the parlour fireplace and the jambstone resited to provide space for it. Single storey. Originally a 2 window front with doorway between the windows. Chamfered doorway and part of 3-light right hand window still in situ. The left hand doorway jamb is moved to the right. A rare C17 building with surviving architectural features in this part of Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SW5893533231

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SW 58935 33231

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1142207 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 17-Aug-2018 at 02:19:45.

End of official listing