PIGGERY AND ATTACHED WALL AT METHLEIGH FARM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207598
Date first listed:
25-Jul-1979
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Feb-1994
Statutory Address:
PIGGERY AND ATTACHED WALL AT METHLEIGH FARM, BREAGE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
PIGGERY AND ATTACHED WALL AT METHLEIGH FARM, BREAGE ROAD

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Porthleven
National Grid Reference:
SW 62389 26418

Details

HELSTON

SW62NW BREAGE ROAD 631-1/1/9 Piggery and attached wall at 25/07/79 Methleigh Farm (Formerly Listed as: BRREAGE ROAD Farmyard buildings including watermill at Methleigh)

GV II

Piggery (range of 6 sties). Mid C19. Granite rubble with granite dressings, grouted scantle slate roof. Shallow-depth rectangular range with each sty divided by a rubble wall. Single storey. Yard front has 6 doorways with C20 planked doors with original hinges and other furniture. Rear has 6 feeding hatches and 4 slit ventilators. INTERIOR: cobbled floors, granite troughs and original roof structure with nailed collars. Subsidiary features: rubble wall at right-angles in front on right, splayed and with gate pier with moulded head at the front end (similar pier to wall attached to implement shed (qv)). The wall has 2 openings and there are 2 troughs originally filled by water from mill leat. The water supply system at Methleigh, serving mill, farm buildings, house and gardens, is a considerable feat of planning and engineering and is probably the most complex of its kind in Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SW6238926418

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
385359
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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Date: 09 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/13279/14
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