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Nos 40 and 42 and Attached Forecourt Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1696 / 50°10'10"N

Longitude: -5.1072 / 5°6'25"W

OS Eastings: 178209

OS Northings: 34576

OS Grid: SW782345

Mapcode National: GBR ZB.4KKS

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.S5M

Entry Name: Nos 40 and 42 and Attached Forecourt Walls

Listing Date: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365877

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


580-1/3/198 (North side)
Nos.40 AND 42
and attached forecourt walls


Unequal pair of town houses. Mid C19. Stucco on rubble front
to No.42 left, mostly render to 40; dry slate roofs with
projecting front eaves; hipped front end to 42, rendered brick
stack on right. Double-depth plan. No.40 two storeys, 42 three
storeys; overall 3-window range. No.42 has original 12-pane
hornless sashes; 40 with later horned copies; central pair of
round arched pilastered doorways with consoles and moulded
hood; original 6-panel doors with plain fanlights, early C20
open front glass-roofed porch with shaped fascia, chamfered
posts and shaped arched sides with latticed dado. INTERIOR not
inspected. Subsidiary features: ramped stucco brick wall on
right linked to hogs-back granite ashlar forecourt plinth
surmounted by C20 scrolled iron railings

Listing NGR: SW7820934576

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