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Latitude: 50.5755 / 50°34'31"N
Longitude: -4.6047 / 4°36'16"W
OS Eastings: 215669
OS Northings: 78328
OS Grid: SX156783
Mapcode National: GBR N7.F51M
Mapcode Global: FRA 177K.3WH
Entry Name: Pair of Small Shelters of Uncertain Purpose 150 Metres to East of Summit of Butter's Tor
Listing Date: 11 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158804
English Heritage Legacy ID: 67452
Location: St. Breward, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: St. Breward
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Breward
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 17 NE
7/187 Pair of small shelters of
uncertain purpose 150 metres to
east of summit of Butter's Tor
Pair of small shelters of uncertain purpose. Circa C19 or earlier. Granite rubble.
Plan: Small shelter of overall roughly circular plan with central dividing wall
forming two semi-circular cells. Two low entrances in front. Built into side of
steeply sloping bank which rises up to Butter's Tor (1038') on the west.
Exterior: Low shelter, built into the bank with two rectangular openings forming
entrances on front. Roughly constructed corbelled granite rubble roof.
Earth floor. It is possible that these buildings were goose houses and belonged to
the farm which now stands derelict to the south.
Listing NGR: SX1566978328
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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