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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1138224



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Columb Major

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-May-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71259

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ST COLUMB MAJOR TREKENNING ROAD, St Columb Major SW 96 SW 7/258 Mortuary Chapels - GV II

Pair of mortuary chapels. Circa 1856. Squared granite rubble with granite dressings. Steep pitched slate roofs with crested ridge tiles and gable ends with raised coped verges. Plan: Symmetrical pair of mortuary chapels, each of single cell plan with gabled porch at the front gable end and ritual east at the rear. Gothic style. Exterior: Each chapel has granite plinth and weathered angle buttresses and buttresses to sides. The front has a gabled porch with 2-centred arched doorway; inner 2-centred arched doorway, door with raised fillets. Circular window above with 3 quatrefoils in tracery. Each side is of 2 bays divided by buttresses, with 2 lancets with hood moulds, some lattice glazing remaining. The rear has 3-light Perpendicular window with 2-centred arch and hood mould. Interior: The chapel to right is plain plastered inside, with 4-bay arched-brace roof, the central truss rising from stone corbels, with collar and king post.

Listing NGR: SW9089662720

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National Grid Reference: SW 90896 62720


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