Flanking walls and gateway to the bridge over moat about 8 metres east of Old Rectory, Old Rectory Drive, St. Columb Major - Cornwall (UA)

Mid C19, part of William White's layout for the Bishop's Palace which became a Rectory and latterly a hotel. Obscured and threatened by dense vegetation. White's wrought iron gate, referred to in the List description, is not at present hung and its whereabouts is unknown. Vegetation clearance has taken place to allow for conservation of the moat.

Flanking walls and gateway to the bridge over moat about 8 metres east of Old Rectory, Old Rectory Drive, St. Columb Major - Cornwall (UA)
© Cornwall Council

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: FLANKING WALLS AND GATEWAY TO THE BRIDGE OVER THE MOAT ABOUT 8 METRES EAST OF THE OLD RECTORY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1144097
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Barrier

Location

  • Building Name: Flanking walls and gateway to the bridge over moat about 8 metres east of Old Rectory
  • Street Name: Old Rectory Drive
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: St. Columb Major
  • Parliamentary Constituency: St. Austell and Newquay
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Chris Miners 0117 975 1308

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England