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Outbuilding (Formerly a House) and Almost Adjoining Outbuilding at Approximately 40 Metres North North East of Lower Porthmeor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Zennor, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1793 / 50°10'45"N

Longitude: -5.5992 / 5°35'57"W

OS Eastings: 143133

OS Northings: 37234

OS Grid: SW431372

Mapcode National: GBR DXK6.N13

Mapcode Global: VH052.WRSD

Entry Name: Outbuilding (Formerly a House) and Almost Adjoining Outbuilding at Approximately 40 Metres North North East of Lower Porthmeor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70584

Location: Zennor, Cornwall, TR26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Zennor

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Zennor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ZENNOR
SW 43 NW
3/248 Outbuilding (formerly a house) and
- almost adjoining outbuilding at
approximately 40 metres north north
east of Lower Porthmeor Farmhouse
GV II
2 almost adjoining buildings, one building originally a house, the other possibly a
shippon. C18 or earlier. Granite rubble with some dressed granite moorstone.
Corrugated iron roofs with gable end.
Plan: 2 room plan house, left, with large fireplace with large oven in left-hand room
and unheated right-hand room. Smaller rectangular building to the right was probably
a shippon with a narrow through passage between the buildings.
Exterior: single storey. Left-hand building has nearly symmetrical front with
central doorway and small window opening on either side (left-hand window blocked).
Right-hand building has doorway towards the right with large. Some vertically set
jamb stones.
Interiors: partition of house removed. Fireplace and oven are complete.
Interesting examples of primitive buildings and forming part of an unspoiled coastal
hamlet set in the ancient field system of this part of Cornwall.


Listing NGR: SW4313337234

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