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Latitude: 50.0446 / 50°2'40"N
Longitude: -5.2268 / 5°13'36"W
OS Eastings: 169067
OS Northings: 21039
OS Grid: SW690210
Mapcode National: GBR Z3.SB2X
Mapcode Global: VH13J.C44N
Entry Name: Gate Piers and Flanking Walls at Approximately 200 Metres North of Bochym Manor House
Listing Date: 10 July 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141753
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65168
Location: Cury, Cornwall, TR12
Civil Parish: Cury
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Cury with Gunwalloe
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 62 SE CURY
3/9 Gate-piers and flanking walls
10.7.57 at approx 200m north of Bochym
Gate-piers and flanking walls. Probably circa 1699. Dressed serpentine gate-piers
and serpentine rubble walls with dressed coping to either side.
Tall piers are square-on-plan with plinths projecting at front and rear; torus
moulded entablature string; plain ashlar course frieze; inverted chamfer cornice and
surmounted by pyramid copings with ball finials. Flanking walls have roll-moulded
saddle-back copings. Stile at far right.
A particularly fine and complete pair of gate-piers, closely spaced and only wide
enough to permit passage of carriages of the time, thereby accentuating their
Historical information kindly supplied by the present occupier and taken from a
history of the Lyle family by Dr John Martin Robinson FS.
Listing NGR: SW6906721039
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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