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Farm Building at Approximately 30 Metres South West of Clowance Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1663 / 50°9'58"N

Longitude: -5.3101 / 5°18'36"W

OS Eastings: 163705

OS Northings: 34826

OS Grid: SW637348

Mapcode National: GBR FX87.NFK

Mapcode Global: VH12W.X23W

Plus Code: 9C2P5M8Q+GX

Entry Name: Farm Building at Approximately 30 Metres South West of Clowance Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65836

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

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Listing Text


4/127 Farm building at approximately 30
- metres south west of Clowance

Cartshed, later converted to shippon. Circa early C19. Front wall of close spaced
granite monolithic posts, the spaces between partly infilled with rubble except at
doorways. Scantle slate monopitch roof, built as a lean-to against part of a kitchen
garden wall, rubble with buttresses at bay intervals on the building side, and brick
at the rear. Over each buttress is a ball finial.
Long rectangular 6-bay plan, the north front originally open and carried on granite
posts; later converted to shippon and more piers inserted along the front, some to
form doorways, the others with part rubble infill between and ventilators over.
The front is unaltered since circa the mid C19 and has the original diagonally set
wooden ventilator bars and ledged doors.
Interior has the original half king post roof structure with morticed and pegged
One of a group of unspoiled buildings ranged around a sloping partly cobbled
farmyard, the whole set in mature wooded surroundings.

Listing NGR: SW6370534826

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

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