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Burncoose Lodge and Walls and Gate-Piers to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Gwennap, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.212 / 50°12'43"N

Longitude: -5.1671 / 5°10'1"W

OS Eastings: 174133

OS Northings: 39464

OS Grid: SW741394

Mapcode National: GBR Z7.DMV7

Mapcode Global: FRA 082G.DSZ

Entry Name: Burncoose Lodge and Walls and Gate-Piers to North West

Listing Date: 3 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63209

Location: Gwennap, Cornwall, TR16

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gwennap

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Gwennap

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

GWENNAP BURNCOOSE
SW 73 NW
6/111 Burncoose Lodge and walls and gate-
- piers to north west
GV II
Estate entrance lodge including walls and gate-piers to north west. Circa 1830-40
and extended circa later C19. Freestone ashlar walls and chimneys. Dry Delabole
slate roofs with gable ends to east and west and hips to wings all with projecting
eaves. Chimneys over angles between main block and wings. Originally T-shaped 3-
room plan with similar plan additions to rear (east) to form almost mirror image
plan. Single storey. West front has central projecting gable with central window
and flat stone arch over. Flanking wings of equal size. Left-hand wing has central
window. Right-hand wing is blind but porch in angle with square Tuscan pier and
respond pilasters protects entrance to side wall of main part. North and south
fronts have paired adjoining wings projecting with 2-window fronts. All windows are
original 16-pane hornless sashes. Continuous plinth. Moulded verges. Panelled
paired chimneys with moulded plinths and cornices.
Interior not inspected.
Estate entrance to north west has paired gateways between 3 ashlar gate-piers with
cornices and sloping tops to caps with fillet to square central areas for statues.
Central and left-hand pier are walled between. This wall and flanking quadrant on
plan ashlar walls have plinths and moulded copings.


Listing NGR: SW7413339464

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

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