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Pool Basset Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Camborne, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2267 / 50°13'36"N

Longitude: -5.2684 / 5°16'6"W

OS Eastings: 166981

OS Northings: 41408

OS Grid: SW669414

Mapcode National: GBR Z0.RZ09

Mapcode Global: VH12J.MKPL

Entry Name: Pool Basset Institute

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66715

Location: Carn Brea, Cornwall, TR15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Carn Brea

Built-Up Area: Camborne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saint Illogan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 64 SE
(east side)
5/159 Pool
Pool Basset Institute

Club. Probably mid to later C19. Killas rubble with granite dressings, slate roof,
brick chimneys. Small rectangular single-storey building; the 4-bay facade has a
plinth, a plain band, a parapet with flat coping, and rock-faced quoins; a round-
headed doorway in the 3rd bay, with altered door and fanlight, and 3 relatively
large round-headed 4-pane sashed windows, all these openings with rock-faced
long-and-short surrounds and triple keystones; and a plaque over the centre of
the band inscribed: "POOL BASSET INSTITUTE". One-pot chimneys at the gables.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW6698141408

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

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