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A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1707 / 50°10'14"N

Longitude: -5.1096 / 5°6'34"W

OS Eastings: 178043

OS Northings: 34706

OS Grid: SW780347

Mapcode National: GBR ZB.4BZK

Mapcode Global: FRA 085K.R6K

Entry Name: Westhill

Listing Date: 22 September 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365889

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


580-1/3/211 (South West side)
22/09/71 Westhill


Suburban villa. Early C19. Incised stucco on rubble with
plinth, incised pilasters; mid-floor guilloche frieze and
moulded eaves cornice; hipped asbestos slate roof; brick stack
over rear wall of front range on left, another over rear
gable. Double-depth plan including rear wing and lean-to. 2
storeys over basement; symmetrical 3-window garden front.
Original hornless sashes with glazing bars also to side
elevations; central ground-floor niche. Entrances to rear
wings including large box porch with moulded cornice and later
glazing. INTERIOR: virtually complete. Original features
include open-well staircase with turned newels, ramped
handrail and stick balusters; moulded and carved ceiling bands
and panelled shutters to front reception rooms; niche to rear
of right-hand room; moulded wooden chimneypieces to front and
rear left-hand chambers (boarded over in other chamber);
panelled doors and moulded architraves. Marble chimneypiece
with turned columns and corner blocks with roundels, probably
slightly later.

Listing NGR: SW7804334706

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

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