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Baptistry Immediately North of Holy Well of St Credan

A Grade II Listed Building in Sancreed, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1075 / 50°6'26"N

Longitude: -5.6127 / 5°36'45"W

OS Eastings: 141784

OS Northings: 29296

OS Grid: SW417292

Mapcode National: GBR DXJD.FVQ

Mapcode Global: VH05G.NKNG

Entry Name: Baptistry Immediately North of Holy Well of St Credan

Listing Date: 15 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69842

Location: Sancreed, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Sancreed

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Sancreed

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 42 NW
5/302 Baptistry immediately north of Holy
- Well of St Credan
Ruin of baptistry. Probably medieval. Granite moorstone and dressed granite.
Rectangular plan with doorway towards the left of the front (south side). Partly
built into the bank at the rear.
Simple rubble walls survive in places to about 1. metre high. Lying by the former
doorway is a monolithic chamfered round arched door-head.
Scheduled Ancient Monument 640.

Listing NGR: SW4178429296

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