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Cross and Reset Dressed Stone in Garden to South of Higher Lank Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Breward, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5489 / 50°32'56"N

Longitude: -4.6984 / 4°41'54"W

OS Eastings: 208925

OS Northings: 75604

OS Grid: SX089756

Mapcode National: GBR N3.GYR7

Mapcode Global: FRA 171M.3CK

Entry Name: Cross and Reset Dressed Stone in Garden to South of Higher Lank Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 December 1962

Last Amended: 11 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67471

Location: St. Breward, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Breward

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breward

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 07 NE
5/203 Cross and reset dressed stone in
garden to south of Higher Lank
17.12.62 Farmhouse (previously listed as
cross at Higher Lank)

Cross, remains of carved corbelled bracket and several other pieces of dressed stone.
Medieval. Granite.
Resited wheelhead cross on short shaft with raised rim and Latin cross in relief on
both faces. Also resited granite corbelled bracket of high quality with carved
shield and angel's head. Other pieces of dressed granite include the remains of a
probably battlemented parapet.
Higher Lank Farmhouse (qv) was a house of considerable status which may well have had
a gatehouse and it is possible that some of the dressed granite may have come from
such a building together with the datestone which has been reset in the garden wall
to the front of the house.

Listing NGR: SX0892575604

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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