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SCHOOL HOUSE ABOVE 40 METRES SOUTH WEST OF CARNANTON 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: SCHOOL HOUSE ABOVE 40 METRES SOUTH WEST OF CARNANTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1144158

Location

SCHOOL HOUSE ABOVE 40 METRES SOUTH WEST OF CARNANTON HOUSE

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Mawgan-in-Pydar

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Aug-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71066

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

MAWGAN-IN-PYDAR SW 86 SE 6/62 School house above 40 metres south 25.8.87 west of Carnanton House GV II

School house. Dated 1845, using earlier C17 features and with C20 repairs. Slatestone rubble, partly rendered, with granite dressings. Slate roof with ridge tiles and gable ends. 2 rear lateral stacks. Plan: 2-room plan with central entrance through a porch; originally partitioned internally, each room heated from a rear lateral stack. The right gable end faces the garden in front of Carnanton House and is treated in Gothic style as an eyecatcher. Exterior: Single storey, asymmetrical front with gabled porch; some of the ridge tiles are hand made crested. Porch has re-used granite 4-centred arched outer doorway; the right side has a re-used granite 2-light with 3-centred arched lights. Inner half-glazed door. To right, two 18-pane sashes with thick glazing bars, ovolo moulded inside and flat-faced outside, re-used from Carnanton House when the house was re-windowed in C19, in exposed boxes, with crown glass. To left a 2-light chamfered granite window and 16-pane horizontal sliding sash at ground floor. 2- light 6-pane casement at upper level. Partly repaired in brick to left. The left end is blind, partly rendered at upper level. The right gable end faces the garden in front of Carnanton House; the gable is raised with stone coping and stone bellcote. Large 2-light window with cusped lights and Y tracery, lattice glazing with stained glass in the upper tracery, dated, with the initials HW for Humphrey Willyams. The rear is blind. Interior: The schoolroom is ceiled; the room to left has stone paving in a polygonal pattern. In the ceiling are 2 stencilled fittings for lamps, with the original lamps remaining. There is a gallery above the room to left, balustrade with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SW8776664594

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National Grid Reference: SW 87766 64594

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