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Latitude: 50.1662 / 50°9'58"N
Longitude: -5.311 / 5°18'39"W
OS Eastings: 163639
OS Northings: 34817
OS Grid: SW636348
Mapcode National: GBR FX87.N1K
Mapcode Global: VH12W.W2MY
Entry Name: The Folly, West of the Kitchen Garden
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160117
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65839
Location: Crowan, Cornwall, TR14
Civil Parish: Crowan
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Crowan
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 63 SW CROWAN CLOWANCE
4/130 The Folly, west of the kitchen
Summer house, disused. Circa early-mid C19. Dressed coursed granite walls to front and rear otherwise rubble. Lateral brick chimney over right hand side wall.Rectangular single cell plan: heated first floor room over unheated ground
floor/basement store. Entrance to ground floor through left hand side wall; entrance to first floor up straight flight of external steps to central first floor doorway in the front (east) wall. Fireplace midway on right hand (north) wall. Classical style. 2 storeys. Dressed granite unmoulded pediments surmounting the front and the rear. At either side of the front are screen walls with a half-dome headed niche midway to each. Brick arches over. The 6 granite steps leading to the central first floor doorway are flanking by the original ramped and scrolled wrought iron handrails carried on stanchions. At the rear is a squat central blocked ground floor/basement window opening and a tall first floor window opening over. Though roofless and floorless this garden building has all its masonry intact and is an important feature within the Clowance estate.
Listing NGR: SW6363934816
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