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Mission Church of St Mary and Adjoining Lych Gate and Chest Tomb

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2671 / 50°16'1"N

Longitude: -5.0576 / 5°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 182194

OS Northings: 45259

OS Grid: SW821452

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.X6N8

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.7GD

Entry Name: Mission Church of St Mary and Adjoining Lych Gate and Chest Tomb

Listing Date: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377412

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Truro

Built-Up Area: Truro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Kenwyn with St Allen

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


TRURO

SW8245 KENWYN ROAD
880-1/3/96 (South West side)
Mission Church of St Mary and
adjoining lych gate and chest tomb

GV II

Mission church, adjoining lychgate and adjoining chest tomb.
c1850s. Local rubble stone with granite dressings; dry
Delabole slate roofs with coped gable ends. Rectangular
aisle-less plan with lychgate adjoining ritual west (NW) end,
south porch and probable vestry towards east end of south
wall. Early English style. South-west elevation has depressed
2-centred arch to lychgate on left then 2-light window,
gable-ended porch with pointed-arched doorway with planked
door, 2-light window, vestry projection and a single-light
window, all lancets (boarded up at time of survey). East end
has 3 stepped lancets and gable ventilator; west end has
bell-cote carried on wooden brackets. Kenwyn Road side of
vestry has original iron gates. INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: early C19 granite chest tomb with
chamfered plinth and moulded cornice to lid and worn
inscription adjoins vestry.


Listing NGR: SW8219445259

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