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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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Coordinates

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

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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Listing Text

MAWGAN-IN-PYDAR ST MAWGAN
SW 86 NE
1/93
Kitchen garden walls
with gate piers about
30 metres south west
of Lanherne Carmelite
Convent
GV II*

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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