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Pound 100 Metres to North East of Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesnewth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6823 / 50°40'56"N

Longitude: -4.6461 / 4°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 213160

OS Northings: 90303

OS Grid: SX131903

Mapcode National: GBR N6.66DY

Mapcode Global: FRA 1748.RR9

Entry Name: Pound 100 Metres to North East of Old Rectory

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68776

Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lesnewth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Otterham, Saint Juliot and Lesnewth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LESNEWTH LESNEWTH
SX 19 SW
2/104 Pound 100m to north east of Old
Rectory
GV II

Wall, pound or whim. Possibly late C18. Slate stone rubble and quartz. Almost
circular enclosure of approximately 10 metres diameter, revetted into hillside with
single entrance on south west. The walls are over 2 metres in height with top course
of slate oversailing.
Stands in coniferous woodland planted in late 1940s, to west of Lesnewth church.
Sites and Monuments Register, Truro, Cornwall.


Listing NGR: SX1316090303

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

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