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Penwenham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Warbstow, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6827 / 50°40'57"N

Longitude: -4.5723 / 4°34'20"W

OS Eastings: 218377

OS Northings: 90156

OS Grid: SX183901

Mapcode National: GBR N9.67CQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 1798.QHH

Entry Name: Penwenham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68120

Location: Warbstow, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Warbstow

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Jacobstow

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

WARBSTOW
SX 19 SE
2/232 Penwenham Farmhouse
-
II

Farmhouse. 1878 (datestone) built for the Drake family. Rendered stone rubble. Rag
slate hipped roof with paired brackets to eaves soffit. Brick axial stacks.
Plan: Double depth plan with central entrance, the 2 principal rooms at front and
service rooms to rear. Contemporary or slightly later service wing of 1-room plan on
right hand side.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-window front. The openings on the front, rear
and side elevations are ornately decorated with carved or moulded sheeps heads,
Prince of Wales feathers, sheaves of corn and cornucopia with swags and with large
keyblockes above. C19 sashes with margin glazing bars. Segmental arches windows on
the ground and centre of first floor of front elevation, and C19 lean-to porch with
round-head doorway and side windows with continuous impost band;, the roof of the
porch remodelled in the C20; C19 panelled door.
Interior: not inspected.
Close to site of earlier house with much dressed granite in the garden.


Listing NGR: SX1837790156

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