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Lowerton Farmhouse and Adjacent Pighouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Calstock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.542 / 50°32'31"N

Longitude: -4.2463 / 4°14'46"W

OS Eastings: 240928

OS Northings: 73770

OS Grid: SX409737

Mapcode National: GBR NR.H73C

Mapcode Global: FRA 17ZM.RHP

Entry Name: Lowerton Farmhouse and Adjacent Pighouses

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60865

Location: Calstock, Cornwall, PL18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Calstock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Calstock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 47 SW
2/120 Lowerton Farmhouse and adjacent
Farmhouse. Late C19, with C17 features re-used in a C19 outbuilding, which is
adjacent to right and now used as pighouses. Slatestone rubble ; front slate-hung.
Hipped slate roof with ridge tiles and stacks with rendered shafts to sides.
Plan: Double depth plan, with principal room to front right and left, dairy to rear
left and kitchen to rear right. Adjacent to front right is the small range of
pighouses containing C17 features and possibly incorporating part of the wall of the
early building, in slate rubble with granite dressings.
Exterior: 2 storeys, symmetrical 3-window front, all C19 windows with 20-pane sashes.
Central open-fronted gabled porch with outer round arch and inner 4-panelled door
with overlight. Left side slate-hung, with single light to the dairy at ground floor
to left. Right side a blind rubble wall. Rear was three 16-pane sashes at first
floor, 16-pane sash with cambered head at ground floor to right and left. Off-centre
to left a C20 rubble gabled porch. Adjacent to front right, the front wall of the
pighouses has 2 re-used chamfered granite windows, blocked, 3 doors at ground floor ;
single storey lean-to attached to rear. The front has an inset granite stone, carved
with a primitive face, with a hood mould over.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX4092873770

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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