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27 and 27a, Higher Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1679 / 50°10'4"N

Longitude: -5.1031 / 5°6'11"W

OS Eastings: 178496

OS Northings: 34373

OS Grid: SW784343

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GDPP

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.V2J

Entry Name: 27 and 27a, Higher Market Street

Listing Date: 22 September 1971

Last Amended: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365764

Location: Penryn, Cornwall, TR10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penryn

Built-Up Area: Penryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gluvias

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


580-1/5/82 Nos.27 AND 27A
(Formerly Listed as:


Town house with shop. Probably C18 on C16 site; front
remodelled late C19. Stucco on studwork to front; dry slate
roof; modillions to eaves fascia; brick stack on left. Deep
plan including rear wing; 2 storeys; 2-window range. Late C19
four-pane sashes to 1st floor within moulded wooden
architraves over late C19 four-light shop front with
segmental-headed lights and 4-panel door on the left;
pilasters and full-width fascia with moulded cornice. Rear
wing has overall 3-window range facing courtyard of Bank
Cottages (not included) and 29A (qv). 27A is the right-hand
part with irregular 2-window range; timber lintels over the
openings. INTERIOR of rear of Nos 27 & 27A inspected c1980
when oak truss of C16 roof structure, with curved feet,
morticed collar and threaded purlins, was visible.
(The Penryn Survey Group: 1980-1990).

Listing NGR: SW7849634373

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