GARDEN WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES SURROUNDING GARDEN IMMEDIATELY WEST OF HELLAND FARMHOUSE AND INCLUDING A GOOSE HOUSE BUILT INTO THE SOUTH WALL AT APPROXIMATELY 17 METRES FROM THE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1158744
Date first listed:
24-Nov-1988
Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES SURROUNDING GARDEN IMMEDIATELY WEST OF HELLAND FARMHOUSE AND INCLUDING A GOOSE HOUSE BUILT INTO THE SOUTH WALL AT APPROXIMATELY 17 METRES FROM THE HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES SURROUNDING GARDEN IMMEDIATELY WEST OF HELLAND FARMHOUSE AND INCLUDING A GOOSE HOUSE BUILT INTO THE SOUTH WALL AT APPROXIMATELY 17 METRES FROM THE HOUSE

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Mabe
National Grid Reference:
SW7527631421

Details

SW 73 SE MABE

3/67 Garden walls gate-piers and gates - (surrounding garden immediately west of Helland Farmhouse and including a goose house built into the south wall at approximately 17 metres from the house GV II

Garden walls surrounding garden which is an ancient burial ground, including gate- piers, gates and a goose house or possibly a dog's kennel built in the south wall. The garden mound is pre-Conquest; the walls are C18 or C19; the goose house is probably C18. Walls are coursed rubble and earth retaining walls, gate-piers are dressed granite monoliths. C19 wrought-iron gates. Irregular shaped mound which is an ancient burial ground remodelled as the garden in front of Helland Farmhouse qv. Built into the bank in the south side is an oval-on- plan probable goose house with domed corbelled roof. Walls have several courses of horizontally-bedded rubble surmounted by several courses of vertically-set rubble. Goose house doorway has 2 granite jambstones spanned by a granite lintel. Square-on-plan monolithic granite gate-piers have round-headed sides. There is a semi-circular-on-plan round-headed corbelled niche set into the north garden wall. Preserved in the garden are several ancient granite fragments including a small font or holy water stoup.

Listing NGR: SW7527631421

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
66482
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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