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Church of St Conan

A Grade II Listed Building in Egloshayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4969 / 50°29'48"N

Longitude: -4.7711 / 4°46'15"W

OS Eastings: 203565

OS Northings: 70014

OS Grid: SX035700

Mapcode National: GBR N0.L492

Mapcode Global: FRA 07WR.536

Entry Name: Church of St Conan

Listing Date: 4 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67672

Location: Egloshayle, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Egloshayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breoke

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 07 SW
4/39 Church of St Conan


Church. Dedicated to St Conan. 1883. Built to a design by Bishop E.W. Benson.
Snecked local stone rubble with granite dressings and slate roof with gabled ends and
sprocketted eaves. Parapet coping at east end of chancel.
Plan: Nave and chancel with north transept, vestry on north side of chancel and
south porch. A gabled bellcote on the exterior marks the distinction between th nave
and chancel. Gothic style.
Exterior: Cusped heads to lancets lighting the north and south walls of the nave and
chancel. 3-light chancel window with 2 mullion and transom windows with cusped head
flanked by 2 lancets at the west end. The gable porch has a chamfered granite
shouldered arch.
Interior: Not accessible. The font is illustrated by Sedding and was probably
brought from the rectory garden at Lanteglos-by Camelford: possibly Saxon in origin
with a round bowl, cable bands decorating the shaft on a later C19 base. The C16
carved timber pulpit was brought back from Germany by Sir William Molesworth in the
early C19 and presented to the Church in 1928.
Colquitt-Craven, Joan Egloshayle Church, Wadebridge, 1986
Sedding E H Norman Architecture in Cornwall. 1908 Plate XXXVI, pp 96-97

Listing NGR: SX0356570014

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