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Boskenna, Cornwall

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Boskenna, Cornwall

Boskenna is a settlement in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, near the village of St Buryan. Boskenna was the home of the Paynter family for centuries until sold in 1957 by when it consisted of seven farms, five market gardens and a Manor House. English author Mary Wesley lived at Boskenna for a period of time and later used it as a backdrop in her novels The Camomile Lawn, Not That Sort of Girl, A Dubious Legacy and Part of the Furniture.
Administrative CountyCornwall
Traditional CountyCornwall
OS GridSW4223
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCornwall
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
 

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