MASONIC HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355192
Date first listed:
22-Jul-1981
Statutory Address:
MASONIC HALL, THE PARADE

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Location

Statutory Address:
MASONIC HALL, THE PARADE

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Liskeard
National Grid Reference:
SX 25085 64582

Details

LISKEARD

SX2564 THE PARADE 979-1/5/170 (West side) 22/07/81 Masonic Hall

GV II

Masonic hall. 1872 datestone. By John Paul. Polychrome front with faced rubble and freestone, granite and terracotta details; dry Delabole slate roof with stone stack with brick quoins and moulded cornice on right. Deep plan. Venetian Gothic style. 2 storeys; 4-window range. Stilted round-headed 1st-floor windows with coloured glass; nook shafts; slender hoodmoulds and keyblocks; 2 medallion heads to outer spandrels, datestone to central spandrel; eaves entablature with lozenges and consoles. Ground floor has segmental-arched openings; doorway with nook shafts and open pediment with Masonic symbols, 6-panel door with 3 arched top panels and pair of windows towards right with 4-pane horned sashes and tall keyblocks through slender hoodmoulds; mid-floor arcaded and moulded frieze. INTERIOR of ground floor altered C20. A fine and richly-detailed example, clearly influenced by Ruskin. (Kelly: Kelly's Directory for Cornwall: 1923-: 197).

Listing NGR: SX2508964580

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
382252
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Kellys Directory' in Cornwall, (1923), 197

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Mar 2002
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