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Schoolroom Including Road Frontage Walls and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendron, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1558 / 50°9'20"N

Longitude: -5.234 / 5°14'2"W

OS Eastings: 169092

OS Northings: 33418

OS Grid: SW690334

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.K877

Mapcode Global: VH12Y.7BCY

Entry Name: Schoolroom Including Road Frontage Walls and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66387

Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wendron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Wendron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 63 SE WENDRON PORKELLIS

4/397 Schoolroom, including road frontage
- walls and gate-piers

GV II


Schoolroom for Methodist chapel. Circa 1860s. Slurried rubble walls with granite
dressings. Scantle slate hipped roof. Cast-iron, ogee-section gutters.
Plan: Rectangular plan schoolroom plus later C19 lean-to behind the left-hand side.
Exterior: Single storey. Symmetrical 2 window south-east front with wide round-
headed central doorway. Original pair of 4-panel doors and traceried fanlight.
Circa early C20 windows in original openings: 2-light casements with small-paned
top-lights and horned sashes with glazing bars. All in original openings.
Interior not inspected.
Rubble walls enclose rectangular garden in front of schoolroom and continue as road
frontage walls to chapel grounds. Walls flanking chapel gateway have rock-faced
granite ashlar plinth. Square-on-plan granite monolithic gate-piers. Those to
chapel gateway have ramped pyramidal caps.


Listing NGR: SW6909233418

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