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Small Building Approximately 25 Metres to South West of Leaze

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Breward, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5614 / 50°33'41"N

Longitude: -4.6374 / 4°38'14"W

OS Eastings: 213295

OS Northings: 76837

OS Grid: SX132768

Mapcode National: GBR N6.FW2H

Mapcode Global: FRA 175L.352

Entry Name: Small Building Approximately 25 Metres to South West of Leaze

Listing Date: 11 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67446

Location: St. Breward, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Breward

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breward

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 17 NW
6/181 Small building approximately 25
- metres to south west of Leaze


Small building of uncertain purpose, possibly an ash house. Possibly C19. Granite
rubble and moorstone.
Plan: Small low building, roughly circular on plan with low entrance on south,
opening onto a field and small opening on north, directly opposite, facing towards
the farmhouse (qv Leaze).
Exterior: Less than 2 metres in height. Low rectangular opening on south side.
Corbelled roof of large pieces of moorstone.
Remote moorland site in area where turf was burned in fireplaces in the farmhouses.
Such a building would have been used to store ash, which, having a high potash
content, would then be used as a fertilizer.

Listing NGR: SX1329576837

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