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Gatepiers to North East and South East and South West of Church with Boundary Wall to Churchyard. Lychgate 6 Metres to South of Church and Drinking Fountain to North East in Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Menheniot, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.44 / 50°26'23"N

Longitude: -4.4125 / 4°24'45"W

OS Eastings: 228784

OS Northings: 62794

OS Grid: SX287627

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.PLDG

Mapcode Global: FRA 17NW.LRD

Entry Name: Gatepiers to North East and South East and South West of Church with Boundary Wall to Churchyard. Lychgate 6 Metres to South of Church and Drinking Fountain to North East in Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61310

Location: Menheniot, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Menheniot

Built-Up Area: Menheniot

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Menheniot

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


11/110 Gatepiers to north east and
south east and south west of
church with boundary wall to
churchyard. Lychgate 6m to
south of church and drinking
fountain to north east in
boundary wall.

Lychgate, drinking fountain, 3 pairs of gatepiers and churchyard boundary wall.
Circa mid C19. Dressed granite and rubblestone. Gate piers to north east set in
rubblestone wall. Cut granite blocks with moulded plinths and caps. Wrought iron
gates with lantern finials. Wrought-iron overthrow, possibly late C19. Lantern
removed. Gate piers to south west of west tower of rubblestone and granite blocks.
Square in plan. Wrought iron gate with later C19/C20 overthrow and lantern.
Gatepiers to south east of east end of church, rubblestone. Square in plan with
moulded granite caps. Wrought iron gates and late C19/C20 overthrow.
Lychgate to south of church, 1899. Erected in memory of Jane Davell Jago of
Coldrenick. On coursed stone and granite base. Open timberwork with steeply pitched
slate roof with gable ends to north and south. Gable ends have arch-braces to
crenellate tie bems with open cusped panels above and plain barge boards. Cross at
apex gable. Rectangular plan. South entrance in gable end with timber gates and
wrought iron lampstand, corbelled out beneath gable.
Drinking fountain and horse trough positioned in north elevation of rubblestone wall
to north of church. c1910 in memory of Major General Jaco Trelawney. Granite horse
trough to front beneath 4-centred arch with moulded hood and drips. Basin corbelled
out. In curved gable end, on right hand side,, drinking fountain beneath trefoiled
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX2878162865

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