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BATHING POOL, BATH HOUSE AND WALLS, 150 METRES NORTH WEST OF BOCONNOC HOUSE

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.

Name: BATHING POOL, BATH HOUSE AND WALLS, 150 METRES NORTH WEST OF BOCONNOC HOUSE

List entry Number: 1140358

Location

BATHING POOL, BATH HOUSE AND WALLS, 150 METRES NORTH WEST OF BOCONNOC HOUSE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Boconnoc

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Apr-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 60511

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Details

SX 16 SW BOCONNOC BOCONNOC PARK

3/4 Bathing Pool, Bath House and - walls, 150m north west of Boconnoc House

GV II

Bathing pool and bathing house with enclosing walls, circa early and late C19. Enclosing 2.4 metre high rubble stone walls with rusticated granite coping. Pierced on south side by entrance comprising raised, reset C15/C16 2-centred moulded doorway in south-east corner with quatrefoils in the spandrels. These walls surround the rectangular sunken bathing pool lined with ashlar granite blocks. Stone steps lead down into pool on north-east corner. Fountain on west side with carved stone lions head in moulded stone surround surmounted by decorated curved pediment with volutes. Early C19 bathing house on east side with coursed stone walls and slate pyramid roof with deep eaves. Stone chimney stack on north-east corner. Single storey, almost square in plan. Opposing doors on north and south with ½-glazed door below dressed stone voussoirs on west. This door leads directly into pool. Interior with benches in recessed niches on 2 sides. Plain shallow barrel vaulted plaster ceiling. The Pool much overgrown.

Listing NGR: SX1463360557

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 8 Cornwall and Isles of Scilly,

National Grid Reference: SX 14604 60629

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