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Kitchen Garden Walls with Gate Piers About 30 Metres South West of Lanherne Carmelite Convent

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mawgan-in-Pydar, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4537 / 50°27'13"N

Longitude: -5.0007 / 5°0'2"W

OS Eastings: 187083

OS Northings: 65838

OS Grid: SW870658

Mapcode National: GBR ZJ.5HMB

Mapcode Global: FRA 07DV.KMP

Plus Code: 9C2PFX3X+FP

Entry Name: Kitchen Garden Walls with Gate Piers About 30 Metres South West of Lanherne Carmelite Convent

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71103

Location: Mawgan-in-Pydar, Cornwall, TR8

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mawgan-in-Pydar

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mawgan-in-Pydar

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Kitchen garden walls
with gate piers about
30 metres south west
of Lanherne Carmelite

Kitchen garden walls with gate piers. Early C18. Slatestone rubble walls, with
an inner facing of brick; the brickwork has each course of alternating headers
and stretchers. Piers in dressed greenstone with limestone capitals. Plan:
Roughly rectangular plan kitchen garden, with the gate piers at the north east
side, enclosing about one acre. The walls are about 4 metres high, with a single
gateway with wooden door on the south west side. The gate piers are about
3 metres high, of square plan, with a limestone cornice and acorn finials. The
gateway is blocked in brick. There is a tunnel leading from Lanherne Carmelite
convent, under the road, to give direct access into the kitchen garden.

Listing NGR: SW8708365837

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