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Gate Piers Walls Surrounding Sundial, Sundial and Walls Flanking Paths to South and West Doorways of Church of Saint Maugan

A Grade II Listed Building in Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.0816 / 50°4'53"N

Longitude: -5.203 / 5°12'10"W

OS Eastings: 170950

OS Northings: 25084

OS Grid: SW709250

Mapcode National: GBR Z5.0Y3R

Mapcode Global: VH13B.R6RR

Entry Name: Gate Piers Walls Surrounding Sundial, Sundial and Walls Flanking Paths to South and West Doorways of Church of Saint Maugan

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65318

Location: Mawgan-in-Meneage, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Meneage

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mawgan-in-Meneage

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1/159 Gate piers walls surrounding sun-
dial, sundial and walls flanking
paths to south and west doorways
of Church of Saint Maugan

Gate piers, walls, sundial. Circa early C19 walls, sundial. Dressed granite, shale
and slate.
A pair of monolith granite gate piers flank a wide lych gate entrance with granite
coped side walls. At the right handside the walls enclose a raised square terrace
with a dressed granite sundial in the form of a Tuscan column, inscribed: I Worgan
Fecit, Mawgan Parish 1695. Two promentory steps before the main gate (south) and 3
small steps to the north of the sun dial terrace. Cattle grid between piers filled
in. Beyond the gateway towards the south door of Church are low granite coped rubble
walls in the form of benches. Similar walls branch out to link with the west doorway
but these have slate copings or seats.

Listing NGR: SW7095425076

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

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