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Piggery and Swill Kitchen Immediately North of Higher Porthmeor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Zennor, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1795 / 50°10'46"N

Longitude: -5.5975 / 5°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 143260

OS Northings: 37242

OS Grid: SW432372

Mapcode National: GBR DXK6.GWC

Mapcode Global: VH052.XRQ9

Entry Name: Piggery and Swill Kitchen Immediately North of Higher Porthmeor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70572

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
3/235 Piggery and swill kitchen
- immediately north of Higher
Porthmeor Farmhouse
GV II
Piggery, swill kitchen or wash house and adjoining farmyard wall. Probably C18.
Granite rubble with granite dressings. Grouted scantle slate roof. Dressed granite
chimney over left-hand (north-east) gable end.
Plan: long shallow-depth range built in 2 phases: at left a swill kitchen with
doorway at rear and small window at front and single pigs' house with low pigs'
doorway at front and doorway for man at rear; at right a slightly deeper plan 3-cell
building with small windows at the front and doorways at the rear. The far right
pigs' house has curved front wall following the bend of the road and is roofed with
granite slabs. The pigs' doorway is at far right adjoining the gable end of Higher
Porthmeor Old Farmhouse qv.
Interior: not inspected.
Part of an unspoiled coastal hamlet set in the ancient field system of this part of
Cornwall.


Listing NGR: SW4326037242

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