History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Borough Stone 5 Metres to South East of West and Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5034 / 50°30'12"N

Longitude: -4.3176 / 4°19'3"W

OS Eastings: 235746

OS Northings: 69637

OS Grid: SX357696

Mapcode National: GBR NN.KLSH

Mapcode Global: FRA 17VQ.MRJ

Entry Name: Borough Stone 5 Metres to South East of West and Methodist Church

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61238

Location: Callington, Cornwall, PL17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Callington

Built-Up Area: Callington

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Callington

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Callington

Listing Text

SX 36 NE CALLINGTON HAYE ROAD, Callington

8/37 Borough Stone 5m to south east of
west and Methodist Church

II

Borough stone, to mark the western boundary of the borough of Callington. Circa C18.
Granite post, rectangular in section with a rounded head. Freestanding. Inscribed
in upper case serif lettering 'BOUNDS
OF
BOROUGH'
The lower line of lettering has been partly obscured by the raised surface of the
pavement. Above are 2 horizontal parallel lines.
Callington was created a parliamentary borough in 1584 but lost borough status in
1832.
QV borough stones Launceston Road, St Germans Road and Tavistock Road, Callington.
Shelia Lightbody The Book of Callington 1982


Listing NGR: 1136455

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.