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Latitude: 50.6436 / 50°38'36"N
Longitude: -4.4121 / 4°24'43"W
OS Eastings: 229553
OS Northings: 85432
OS Grid: SX295854
Mapcode National: GBR NJ.8SMG
Mapcode Global: FRA 17NC.LY0
Entry Name: Granary 25 Metres to West of Trewithick Farmhouse
Listing Date: 11 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160770
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68023
Location: St. Stephens By Launceston Rural, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: St. Stephens by Launceston Rural
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Launceston
Church of England Diocese: Truro
ST STEPHENS BY
SX 28 NE LAUNCESTON
8/129 Granary 25 metres to west of
- Trewithick Farmhouse
Granary. Circa mid C19. Timber frame, hung with rag slates. Slate roof with hipped
Plan: Rectangular plan granary raised on staddle stones.
Exterior: Single storey granary raised on 4 rows of 3 granite staddle stones of fine
construction with tapered piers and round tops. Metal bolts strengthen the piers and
are attached to the main frame at base. The granary is slate hung with rag slates in
diminishing courses, the slates at base being very large. There are 2 timber
louvered ventilation openings on the north and south sides with 2 similar openings
with adjustable louvers on the rear (east). The centrally placed door on the west
has a flight of granite steps and metal sheeting on the outer face of the door.
Interior: Inner face of walls lined with metal sheets and timber boarding. Timber
uprights with slots for horizontal dividing boards (now largely gone).
Roof Structure: 3 trusses of king post type construction with morticed and notched
joints of fine quality.
Listing NGR: SX2955385432
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