RETAINING WALL, STEPS AND SUNDIAL AT THE WEST END OF THE CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST GORAN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1144753
Date first listed:
15-Nov-1988
Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL, STEPS AND SUNDIAL AT THE WEST END OF THE CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST GORAN

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Location

Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL, STEPS AND SUNDIAL AT THE WEST END OF THE CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST GORAN

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
St. Goran
National Grid Reference:
SW9991742276

Details

ST GORAN GORRAN CHURCHTOWN SW 94 SE 3/114 Retaining wall, steps and sundial - at the west end of the churchyard of Church of St Goran

GV II

Retaining wall, steps and sundial. C19. Slatestone rubble and granite. The retaining wall is about 10 metres long, about one metre high on the inner side, with chamfered granite coping. The wall turns a right angle to the steps; a flight of ten wide granite steps with a similar wall along the outer side. The wall at the inner side is swept round about 12 metres to north, diminishing in height with the slope of the ground. There is a chamfered granite pier about 1½ metres high, set into the wall, with a copper sundial with gnomon set on top, dated 1708.

Listing NGR: SW9991742276

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
71612
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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