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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: 1146409



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


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Blisland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 67296

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BLISLAND SX 17 SW 9/10 Durford


House. Circa early C17 or earlier, gutted by fire in the 1960s and partly rebuilt in the 1970s - 1980s. Stone rubble. Slate roof with gable ends. Rebuilt projecting stone rubble end stack on left, front lateral hall stack with moulded granite cap and projecting stone rubble end stack on right with moulded granite cap. Plan: House built along slope with ground rising to right. Original plan possibly 3 room and through passage arrangement with service room on left, hall/kitchen heated by front lateral stack and inner room to right heated by end stack. Stair projection to rear of higher side of hall giving access to chamber above inner room. It is possible that the hall was originally open to the roof with a 2 storey inner room and lower end. Circa C17 2 storey porch to front of through passage. Circa C19 outshot added to rear of lower end and passage. Possibly on site of earlier wing which may have contained stair to room above lower end. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 5 window front with ground rising to right. 2 storey porch to left of centre with front lateral stack to right and hall bay adjoining largely rebuilt. Circa C19 porch to right. The 2 storey porch has a round-headed chamfered arch with ball and pyramidal stops and a C20 2-light casement on ground and first floor. C20 2-light casement in rebuilt hall bay projection with C19 gabled porch to right. Semi-circular stair projection to rear of higher end on rear left. Lean-to outshot to rear of lower end, passage and lower end of hall. Interior: not accessible at time of survey (1986)

Listing NGR: SX1168773468

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National Grid Reference: SX1168773468


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