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Piggery, Plague Stone and Cross Immediately North of Bridge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Zennor, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1907 / 50°11'26"N

Longitude: -5.5681 / 5°34'5"W

OS Eastings: 145415

OS Northings: 38397

OS Grid: SW454383

Mapcode National: GBR DXM5.Q95

Mapcode Global: VH053.FGQM

Entry Name: Piggery, Plague Stone and Cross Immediately North of Bridge Cottage

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70661

Location: Zennor, Cornwall, TR26

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Zennor

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Zennor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 43 NE
4/341 Piggery, plague stone and cross
- immediately north of Bridge Cottage
Piggery, plague stone and cross. Medieval cross. Circa mid C19 piggery, presumably
C17 plague-stone. Granite rubble and dressed moorstone. Grouted scantle slate roof
with gable ends.
Small rectangular building with 3 doorways (2 blocked) in east wall.
The plague stone is by the south gable end. A small trough is cut into the top, this
trough apparently was filled with vinegar to disinfect money when it changed hands.
A resited unfinished wheelhead granite monolith cross stands near the plague stone.
The cross has no inscription.

Listing NGR: SW4541538397

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

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