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Perimeter Wall, Gate and Former Stables to the Keep

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodmin, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4653 / 50°27'55"N

Longitude: -4.7152 / 4°42'54"W

OS Eastings: 207401

OS Northings: 66358

OS Grid: SX074663

Mapcode National: GBR N3.N0N0

Mapcode Global: FRA 170T.NVR

Entry Name: Perimeter Wall, Gate and Former Stables to the Keep

Listing Date: 26 September 1984

Last Amended: 4 February 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 368048

Location: Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Bodmin

Built-Up Area: Bodmin

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Bodmin

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX0766
629-1/3/107
26/09/84


BODMIN
ST NICHOLAS STREET
Perimeter wall, gate and former
stables to The Keep


GV
II

Courtyard wall, gateways and stables of former militia keep of
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 1859. Tall local rubble
walls with granite dressings including hog's back copings and
musket loops; Welsh slate hipped roofs to stables. Rectangular
perimeter wall with rounded front corners, wide central front
entrance to carriageway between parallel stable blocks and
perimeter wall returned in line with rear (parade ground
front) wall of Keep and with 2 rear gateways. Single-storey
stables with original openings, doors and windows.
Segmental-arched gateways: the front gate with narrow steep
gable resembling a pediment above and with central regimental
coat of arms; narrow musket loops at regular intervals.
INTERIOR: former stables not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX0740166358

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