LOWER TRESMORN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1142439

Date first listed: 12-Oct-1984

Statutory Address: LOWER TRESMORN

Map

Ordnance survey map of LOWER TRESMORN
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Location

Statutory Address: LOWER TRESMORN

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: St. Gennys

National Grid Reference: SX 15973 97719

Summary

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History

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Details

SX 19 NE 5/33

ST GENNYS Lower Tresmorn

GII Farmhouse.Probably C16 core with C17 alterations and late C19/early C20 addition.Rendered slatestone rubble with slate roof.Early core one room deep with through passage plan dividing hall from kitchen.Blocked fireplace and truncated stack to rear wall with stairs in turret to right.Projecting right gable end.Stack and cloam oven to kitchen.Circa late C17 remodelling with rear outshut and massive lateral stack to front wall.C20 extension to outshut at right angles to main range.Late C19/early C20 two-storey,two-bay hipped roof addition to left of main range and taller than it by half a storey.Early range two-storey,three windows wide with projecting lateral stack shouldered on right hand side and partly behind slate-roofed,enclosed,off-centre porch. Windows C20 renewed casements.Roof heightened circa 1920.Grooves for cross passage screen on large roll-moulded ceiling beam with bar stops.Other ceiling beams have bar stops and scratch mouldings.Massive granite fireplace to lateral stack with chamfered lintel and jambs,right-hand jamb with diamond stop.Ground floor room right entered through door with ogee lintel and incised cross.Stair turret with slatestone stairs entered through door with ogee lintel.Ground floor retains much early wall plaster.Roof inaccessible at time of survey.Source:Guy M Beresford,'Tresmorn,St Gennys',Cornish Archeology 10 (1971)pp55-73.

Listing NGR: SX1597397719

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 67220

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Beresford, G M , 'Cornish Archaeology' in Tresmorn St Gennys, , Vol. 10, (), 55-73

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