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Fountain, Walls and Steps Fronting Road West of Church of St Petroc

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodmin, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4714 / 50°28'17"N

Longitude: -4.7174 / 4°43'2"W

OS Eastings: 207268

OS Northings: 67037

OS Grid: SX072670

Mapcode National: GBR N3.ML2P

Mapcode Global: FRA 170T.211

Entry Name: Fountain, Walls and Steps Fronting Road West of Church of St Petroc

Listing Date: 26 March 1949

Last Amended: 7 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 367971

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


629-1/2/28 (East side)
26/03/49 Fountain, walls and steps fronting
road west of Church of St Petroc
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Fountain south west of Nos 4 & 5)


Wall fountain, walls and steps. 1545 datestone, mid C19 steps.
Rubble and dressed granite retaining walls surmounted by
granite battlements; 2 carved elvan lions' heads as water
spouts above granite water trough with small granite columns
supporting lintel; wide granite steps flanked by wrought-iron
balustrades on left; similar fence in front of fountain. On
the right the walls partly enclose a granite water channel or
trough; on its left is a well niche with its doorway flanked
to 2 reset granite columns possibly from the former priory.

Listing NGR: SX0726867037

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

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