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Earth Closet & Pig Sty, Tarn Hows Cottage, Coniston

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Pigsties are normally associated with hen houses rather than earth closets but here the two would seem to be of the same build. The quarried stonework set in mortar suggests a mid 19th century date for the structure. It is not clear exactly how the pig sty was roofed, but a longitudinal ti...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Station Lodge, Respryn

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Later 19th century two-storey slatestone built L-shaped lodge house with recent wing addition and gabled roof. Facade has gabled wing projection to right with bay window to ground floor and hipped, mitred roof. Gabled dormer to left on front. Brick and stone porch to front in angle. Half m...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Cartshed, earth closet, kennel & pigsty, High Tilberthwaite Farm, Coniston

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A small building lying to the south of the farmhouse formerly comprised of a cartshed, earth closet and pigsty - now used as a garage, kennel and store. Four phases of development can clearly be seen:- 1) Pigsty not store. 2) Cartshed (originally wall divided this from 3). 3) Pigsty and fo...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Pig stys & earth closet, Hazel Head, Duddon

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This building was intended as a triple pig sty and earth closet, and was consequently placed close to the back door of the farmhouse. Since then it has been altered for use as a store, and a lean-to added at the rear.WALLS - Cobbles and surface gathered slate are laid in mortar in a simila...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Cloutsham Farm, Holnicote, Wessex

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Although at present divided into a farmhouse and holiday cottage, this is essentially one house with the front wing extended down the hill. The wing then became larger and more imposing than the original house. The original house was built in the 17thC, possibly cross-passage, built into...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Barn, Yew Tree Farm, Borrowdale

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

NTSMR 25797:Originally used as a central cartshed, flanked by stabling. Toilet built to east gable. Lean to at north probably built as pigsty with own yard.PRESENT USE - Hay storage; two kennels; and two parts unused.IMPORTANT FEATURES - mid 19th century moulded and panelled door in dog ke...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Barn, Yew Tree Farm, Borrowdale

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

NTSMR 25797:Originally used as a central cartshed, flanked by stabling. Toilet built to east gable. Lean to at north probably built as pigsty with own yard.PRESENT USE - Hay storage; two kennels; and two parts unused.IMPORTANT FEATURES - mid 19th century moulded and panelled door in dog ke...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Cartshed, earth closet, kennel & pigsty, High Tilberthwaite Farm, Coniston

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A small building lying to the south of the farmhouse formerly comprised of a cartshed, earth closet and pigsty - now used as a garage, kennel and store. Four phases of development can clearly be seen:- 1) Pigsty not store. 2) Cartshed (originally wall divided this from 3). 3) Pigsty and fo...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290