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Former School, Including Yard Walls Gate Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Mount Hawke, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2836 / 50°17'1"N

Longitude: -5.2065 / 5°12'23"W

OS Eastings: 171665

OS Northings: 47548

OS Grid: SW716475

Mapcode National: GBR Z4.M9FF

Mapcode Global: VH12C.P4WD

Entry Name: Former School, Including Yard Walls Gate Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137628

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63810

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR4

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Built-Up Area: Mount Hawke

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mount Hawke with Mithian

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 74 NW
7/180 Former School, including yard walls
- gate-piers and gates

Board school, including yard walls, gate-piers and gates. Datestone 1874. Killas
rubble with granite dressings. Asbestos slate roof with gable-ended wings at the
front. Rubble and brick lateral stacks, one over rear wall, one over each of the
left-hand walls of the wings.
Plan: Overall U-shaped plan. Principal schoolroom in main range; large classroom in
each of the wings which project in front from either end. Principal entrance porch
in the left-hand angle leading to entrance lobby. Another porch in the other angle.
Gothic style features. Small C20 extension between the porch.
Exterior: Single storey. Unaltered elevations except for small C20 porch and C20
extension between the porches which partly obscures principal central hall window
opening with gable over. 4-centred arched doorway into gable-ended porch in left-
hand angle. 2-light transomed window to front of other lean-to porch. Gable ends of
classroom wing projecting in front at left and right. Each gable end has central 3-
light traceried granite mullioned window with hoodmould. Windows to other elevations
are original wooden 3-light windows with transoms.
Rubble coped rubble walls on 4 sides of school playground. Central part of front
wall has wide gateway with rectangular-on-plan gate-piers flanked by low walls.
Round-headed granite monolithic gate-piers; dressed granite copings over the low
walls; C20 concrete screen replacing railings above. Probably original wrought-iron
gates with looped bars.
Interior not inspected

Listing NGR: SW7166547548

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

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