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Tower at South West of Church of Saint Winwaloe

A Grade II Listed Building in Gunwalloe, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0389 / 50°2'19"N

Longitude: -5.2691 / 5°16'8"W

OS Eastings: 166010

OS Northings: 20535

OS Grid: SW660205

Mapcode National: GBR Z1.4QY2

Mapcode Global: VH13H.M981

Entry Name: Tower at South West of Church of Saint Winwaloe

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65189

Location: Gunwalloe, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gunwalloe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Cury with Gunwalloe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 62 SE GUNWALLOE

3/32 Tower at south west of Church of
- Saint Winwaloe

GV II

Detached church bell tower. Reputed to be C13 (church guide) but present structure much rebuilt in the C19. Shale rubble with granite dressings. Pyramidal dry Delabole slate roof, re-roofed in 1938 (church guide).
Square on plan and built into a cave in the basement. Single stage with bell chamber over basement. East wall has central round headed C19 doorway to basement and pair of louvred slits to the bell chamber above. Further slit opening to middle of north side.
Interior not inspected but contains 3 medieval bells, recast in 1926 (church guide).


Listing NGR: SW6601020534

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