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Mission Church of St Mary and Adjoining Lych Gate and Chest Tomb

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2671 / 50°16'1"N

Longitude: -5.0576 / 5°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 182194

OS Northings: 45259

OS Grid: SW821452

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.X6N8

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.7GD

Plus Code: 9C2P7W8R+RX

Entry Name: Mission Church of St Mary and Adjoining Lych Gate and Chest Tomb

Listing Date: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377412

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Truro

Built-Up Area: Truro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Kenwyn with St Allen

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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880-1/3/96 (South West side)
Mission Church of St Mary and
adjoining lych gate and chest tomb


Mission church, adjoining lychgate and adjoining chest tomb.
c1850s. Local rubble stone with granite dressings; dry
Delabole slate roofs with coped gable ends. Rectangular
aisle-less plan with lychgate adjoining ritual west (NW) end,
south porch and probable vestry towards east end of south
wall. Early English style. South-west elevation has depressed
2-centred arch to lychgate on left then 2-light window,
gable-ended porch with pointed-arched doorway with planked
door, 2-light window, vestry projection and a single-light
window, all lancets (boarded up at time of survey). East end
has 3 stepped lancets and gable ventilator; west end has
bell-cote carried on wooden brackets. Kenwyn Road side of
vestry has original iron gates. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: early C19 granite chest tomb with
chamfered plinth and moulded cornice to lid and worn
inscription adjoins vestry.

Listing NGR: SW8219445259

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