History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Earth Closet at Approximately 3 Metres North of Clowance Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowan, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.1667 / 50°9'59"N

Longitude: -5.3097 / 5°18'34"W

OS Eastings: 163738

OS Northings: 34867

OS Grid: SW637348

Mapcode National: GBR FX87.NMZ

Mapcode Global: VH12W.X2BK

Plus Code: 9C2P5M8R+M4

Entry Name: Earth Closet at Approximately 3 Metres North of Clowance Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65834

Location: Crowan, Cornwall, TR14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Crowan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Crowan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Agricultural structure

Find accommodation in



4/200 Earth closet at approximately 3
- metres north of Clowance Farmhouse


Detached earth closet. Circa early-mid C19. Granite ashlar front otherwise rubble. Scantle slate roof with gable ends, red clay ridge tiles. Small single cell square plan with doorway at the east gable end. East front with central doorway rising slightly into the gable. The granite lintel over the doorway has a rectangular recessed panel.
Interior fittings removed, otherwise structurally intact.

Listing NGR: SW6373834867

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.