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Figsbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Altarnun, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6029 / 50°36'10"N

Longitude: -4.5111 / 4°30'39"W

OS Eastings: 222401

OS Northings: 81139

OS Grid: SX224811

Mapcode National: GBR NC.CC35

Mapcode Global: FRA 17FG.Y32

Entry Name: Figsbury

Listing Date: 23 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158311

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68290

Location: Altarnun, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Altarnun

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Altarnon with Bolventor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ALTARNUN ALTARNUN
SX 28 SW
4/71 Figsbury
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GV II

House. Probably mid C19. Rendered and painted stone rubble. Rag slate roof with
gable ends. Stone rubble rear lateral stack.
Plan: Corner site with front and side elevation to road. Overall rectangular plan
of single depth two room and cross or through passage arrangement. The larger left
hand room is heated by a rear lateral stack and it is uncertain if the small right
hand room is heated.
Exterior: Two storeys. Ground slopes down to left. The lower left hand side
elevation is symmetrical with two probably C20 2-light casements on ground floor and
moulded string course above; to right and left the corners are chamfered corbelling
out with ogee stops forming the echinus of a capital with moulded abacus above. C20
2-light casement on first floor in gable end. The asymmetrical front elevation has
an entrance to right of centre with C20 door and moulded cornice above on decorated
corbelled brackets. Two light casement to right and far left and on first-floor to
right.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX2240281138

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