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Steps Walls and Coffin Rest at the West Entrance to the Churchyard of Church of St Wenna

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Wenn, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.448 / 50°26'52"N

Longitude: -4.8639 / 4°51'50"W

OS Eastings: 196770

OS Northings: 64829

OS Grid: SW967648

Mapcode National: GBR ZS.3X87

Mapcode Global: FRA 07PW.4WJ

Entry Name: Steps Walls and Coffin Rest at the West Entrance to the Churchyard of Church of St Wenna

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71326

Location: St. Wenn, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Wenn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Wenn

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST WENN
SW 96 SE
8/324 Steps, walls and coffin rest at
- the west entrance to the churchyard
of Church of St Wenna
GV II

Steps, walls and coffin rest. Circa mid - late C19. Granite. Flight of 8 granite
steps. Low flanking walls in rubble, with chamfered granite coping; stepped up at
the entrance to the churchyard, about 6 metres long. The entrance at the top has a
central coffin rest with granite monolith top, and a grid of granite bars to each
side to prevent animals entering the churchyard.


Listing NGR: SW9677064829

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