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CLOCKTOWER, COACH HOUSES AND STABLING AT APPROX 25M SOUTH-WEST OF MANOR 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: CLOCKTOWER, COACH HOUSES AND STABLING AT APPROX 25M SOUTH-WEST OF MANOR HOUSE

List entry Number: 1141752

Location

CLOCKTOWER, COACH HOUSES AND STABLING AT APPROX 25M SOUTH-WEST OF MANOR HOUSE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Cury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jul-1957

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 65166

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Details

SW 62 SE CURY

3/7 Clocktower, coach houses and 10.7.57 stabling at approx 25m south-west of Manor House GV II

Clocktower, coach houses and stabling, now converted to holiday accommodation. Circa mid and late C19. Serpentine ashlar and rubble with granite sills, lintels and voussoirs. Dry Delabole and scantle slate roofs with gables except at corners. One serpentine ashlar chimney. Overall U-shaped plan on 3 sides of a courtyard and with a gateway on the fourth side. West range has tall 2-stage square clocktower adjoining at right (north) and 2 slightly projecting cross wings with room over adjoining clocktower and left (south) of middle. South range has courtyard front (north) on granite piers, originally open, but infilled C20 between piers. East range is similar but courtyard front (west) is supported on iron stanchions. Section of wall and gateway enclose the fourth (north) side. Single storey. West range east front of 1:1:2:1 bays plus clocktower built forward on right. Second from left and right bay is principal wide coach entrance with elliptical arched doorway, small window to gable of reduced width over (further gable rear with chimney). Further doorways to left and right-hand bays and to south wall of tower, otherwise windows. C20 doors and glazing. The tower has small latticed windows to lower part of upper stack and square blind opening above except to east which has original clock face. Embattled parapet with louvred spire over middle of tower. Interior not inspected. The clocktower, it has been suggested, was possibly built in 1887 to commemorate Queen Victoria's, 50th year as Monarch, and one of a number of Jubilee towers built at this time. These buildings are part of a substantial planned C19 group relating to Bochym Manor House qv.

Listing NGR: SW6907020731

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National Grid Reference: SW 69070 20731

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