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TERRACE RETAINING WALL, PRIVY AND CESS PIT IMMEDIATELY SOUTH EAST OF LOWER CALAMANSACK FARMHOUSE AND LOWER CALAMANSACK COTTAGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TERRACE RETAINING WALL, PRIVY AND CESS PIT IMMEDIATELY SOUTH EAST OF LOWER CALAMANSACK FARMHOUSE AND LOWER CALAMANSACK COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1142126

Location

TERRACE RETAINING WALL, PRIVY AND CESS PIT IMMEDIATELY SOUTH EAST OF LOWER CALAMANSACK FARMHOUSE AND LOWER CALAMANSACK COTTAGE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Constantine

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66020

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Details

SW 72 NW CONSTANTINE

8/34 Terrace retaining wall, privy and - cess-pit immediately south east of Lower Calamansack Farmhouse and Lower Calamansack Cottage

GV II

Terrace retaining wall and integral cess-pit with adjacent double privy. Probably late C18 or early C19, privy probably rebuilt circa mid C19. The terrace retaining wall is immediately in front of Lower Calamansack Farmhouse qv. and Lower Calamansack Cottage qv. It is built of slate rubble with granite coping. In front of the farmhouse there is a flight of granite steps down to the garden (former orchard). At the centre of the retaining wall there is an integral cess-pit which is square and has high shale walls with granite quoins and coping and a flight of granite steps for access to the pit. Above and behind the pit there is a pair of privies which back onto and issues into the pit through a stone-lined shaft. The pair of privies is built of red brick with an asbestos slate hipped roof with red clay ridge tiles. One privy serves Lower Calamansack Farmhouse and the other serves Lower Calamansack Cottage. Interior: Only one privy interior was inspected; it now has a C20 W.C.

Listing NGR: SW7433526763

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National Grid Reference: SW7433526763

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