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Womens Institute Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Callington, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5035 / 50°30'12"N

Longitude: -4.317 / 4°19'1"W

OS Eastings: 235784

OS Northings: 69638

OS Grid: SX357696

Mapcode National: GBR NN.KLXV

Mapcode Global: FRA 17VQ.MZ2

Entry Name: Womens Institute Hall

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 61237

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

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Listing Text


8/36 Womens Institute Hall


Freemasons Hall, now used by Womens Institute 1879. Converted in 1970s. Snecked
rubblestone with brick dressings. Base with moulded granite plinth. Moulded stone
string above ground floor openings. Granite coping to gabled porch and gabled front.
Rendered left-hand side wall. Slate roof with gabled ends with lower roof to rear.
Gabled south front with central gabled porch. Brick stilted arch with masonic emblem
in keystone and dressed stone square piers with composite capitals. Moulded inner
brick round arch. Flanked by 2 lancet windows with round headed brick arches. Key
stones to arches with masonic emblems in carved stone. Above porch, 8-light rose
window with cusped heads in granite, round arched opening. Masonic emblem of 5-
pointed star above in rounded.
Interior much altered. Ceiling lowered with many of masonic emblems covered over.

Listing NGR: SX3578469638

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

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