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Former Chapel of Ease including gate piers and gates at road entrance in front

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: Former Chapel of Ease including gate piers and gates at road entrance in front

List entry Number: 1141513

Location

St Agnes Museum, Pewinnick Road, St Agnes, TR5 0PA

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Agnes

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Oct-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 63811

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/03/2018

SW 75 SW 4/181

ST AGNES PENWINNICK ROAD St Agnes Museum Former Chapel of Ease including gate-piers and gates at road entrance in front

(Formerly listed as Chapel of Ease including gate-piers and gates at road entrance in front)

II Pair of former mortuary chapels, now a museum, in a cemetery, presumably one for Church of England, the other for Non Conformists, including gate-piers at road entrance in front. Circa late C19. Killas brought to course with granite dressings. Concrete tile gabled roof.

Plan: Two identical rectangular-on-plan chapels. Each chapel has an open porch at the front and they share a central stone porch at the rear. Gothic style features.

Exterior: Single storey. Unaltered elevations. East road front has pair of cross gables with central four-centred arched doorway to each cross gable. Original ledged and braced doors with ornate iron strap hinges; original gable-ended open porches with scissor-braced gables and cross-braced and arch-braced sides. All the gables except the right-hand cross gable have their original cusped bargeboards. Pair of pointed arched windows in the middle. All the windows have oak frames and reeded glass. Rear has central gable-ended porch and three-light stepped mullion window to each cross gable. Wide gateway at the front flanked by square-on-plan dressed granite piers with plinths and pyramidal caps. Original wrought-iron gates with cross bracing under the lock rails and ramped top rails. Roughly squared coursed granite facing to hedges (walls) adjoining at either side.

Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW7197650211

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National Grid Reference: SW 71976 50211

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