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

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1142126
Date first listed:
17-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
TERRACE RETAINING WALL, PRIVY AND CESS PIT IMMEDIATELY SOUTH EAST OF LOWER CALAMANSACK FARMHOUSE AND LOWER CALAMANSACK COTTAGE

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Location

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

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Constantine
National Grid Reference:
SW7433526763

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
66020
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 06 Mar 2007
Reference: IOE01/16386/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ivor Corkell. Source Historic England Archive
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