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Latitude: 50.4162 / 50°24'58"N
Longitude: -4.6109 / 4°36'39"W
OS Eastings: 214604
OS Northings: 60629
OS Grid: SX146606
Mapcode National: GBR N7.R3G0
Mapcode Global: FRA 177Y.FGZ
Entry Name: Bathing Pool, Bath House and Walls, 150 Metres North West of Boconnoc House
Listing Date: 30 April 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140358
English Heritage Legacy ID: 60511
Location: Boconnoc, Cornwall, PL22
Civil Parish: Boconnoc
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Boconnoc
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 16 SW BOCONNOC BOCONNOC PARK
3/4 Bathing Pool, Bath House and
- walls, 150m north west of
Bathing pool and bathing house with enclosing walls, circa early and late C19.
Enclosing 2.4 metre high rubble stone walls with rusticated granite coping.
Pierced on south side by entrance comprising raised, reset C15/C16 2-centred
moulded doorway in south-east corner with quatrefoils in the spandrels. These
walls surround the rectangular sunken bathing pool lined with ashlar granite
blocks. Stone steps lead down into pool on north-east corner. Fountain on west
side with carved stone lions head in moulded stone surround surmounted by decorated
curved pediment with volutes.
Early C19 bathing house on east side with coursed stone walls and slate
pyramid roof with deep eaves. Stone chimney stack on north-east corner. Single
storey, almost square in plan. Opposing doors on north and south with ½-glazed
door below dressed stone voussoirs on west. This door leads directly into pool.
Interior with benches in recessed niches on 2 sides. Plain shallow barrel vaulted
plaster ceiling. The Pool much overgrown.
Listing NGR: SX1463360557
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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