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Latitude: 50.1158 / 50°6'56"N
Longitude: -5.3788 / 5°22'43"W
OS Eastings: 158549
OS Northings: 29439
OS Grid: SW585294
Mapcode National: GBR FX3C.T55
Mapcode Global: VH131.QCB1
Entry Name: Earth Closet East of the Cottage
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160809
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65907
Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR20
Civil Parish: Germoe
Built-Up Area: Germoe
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Germoe
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 52 NE GERMOE CHURCHTOWN, Germoe
6/228 Earth closet east of The Cottage
Detached earth closet. Circa early-mid C19. Dressed granite front, otherwise
granite rubble with dressed granite quoins. Scantle slate roof with gable ends. Red
clay ridge tiles.
Small single cell plan with doorway to the south side; seat along the rear wall with
provision for 1 bucket.
South front has doorway slightly right of middle.
Interior has original wooden seat with lid.
A virtually complete C19 earth closet and very near the Church of Saint Germoe qv and
Saint Germoe's Chair qv.
Listing NGR: SW5854929439
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