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Cows Cramp

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1625 / 50°9'44"N

Longitude: -5.3252 / 5°19'30"W

OS Eastings: 162611

OS Northings: 34452

OS Grid: SW626344

Mapcode National: GBR FX77.TTK

Mapcode Global: VH12W.N55S

Entry Name: Cows Cramp

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65846

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


4/138 Cows Cramp

Small house, within the grounds of Clowance estate. Circa early C19. Killas rubble with dressed granite quoins, jambstones, sills and lintels. Three
quarter hipped scantle slate roofs, sweeping lower over rear left and over
later lean-to on left. Brick chimneys over the original side walls. Cast iron ogee gutters.
Plan: 2 room plan with vestibule and stair between, the left hand room a kitchen with a shallow service room in the integral outshut behind. The slightly later lean-to, left, runs the full depth. 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2 window roughly south front with doorway slightly left of middle. Circa mid C20 top-glazed door and 4 paned horned sashes. An original horizontal sliding sash survives at the rear.
Interior not inspected but said to be little altered in the C20.
An unspoiled C19 house, essentially unaltered since the C19 and complementary to
other buidlings within the Clowance estate.

Listing NGR: SW6261134451

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