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Higher Drift Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sancreed, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1007 / 50°6'2"N

Longitude: -5.5887 / 5°35'19"W

OS Eastings: 143467

OS Northings: 28462

OS Grid: SW434284

Mapcode National: GBR DXLF.0WH

Mapcode Global: VH05H.2QVN

Entry Name: Higher Drift Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143856

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69813

Location: Sancreed, Cornwall, TR19

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sancreed

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sancreed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SANCREED
SW 42 NW
5/272 Higher Drift Farmhouse
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II
Farmhouse. C18. Granite ashlar front, otherwise granite rubble with granite
dressings. Grouted scantle slate roof (replaced with asbestos slate at the front);
half-hipped roof on the left, hipped on the right. Tall brick chimneys over the side
walls and over gable end of service wing.
Plan: Overall U-shaped plan with 2 parlours flanking an entrance hall at the front:
deeper best parlour on the left with service room behind in rear outshut stair hall
behind entrance hall; shallow parlour on the right with large pantry behind (partly
in rear wing) and kitchen in wing at right angles behind.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3 window south-east front with central doorway.
Flat arches over ground floor openings. C20 door, circa early C20 6-pane horned
sashes.
Interior: C18 dog-leg stair with slender turned balusters and some C18 2-panel
doors.


Listing NGR: SW4346728462

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