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Latitude: 50.4708 / 50°28'14"N
Longitude: -4.7189 / 4°43'8"W
OS Eastings: 207155
OS Northings: 66977
OS Grid: SX071669
Mapcode National: GBR N2.MRPJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 170T.7D8
Entry Name: 2, Fore Street
Listing Date: 8 June 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195258
English Heritage Legacy ID: 367976
Location: Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31
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
SX0766 FORE STREET
629-1/3/33 (South side)
Corner site terrace with large shop, probably 2 houses
originally. Mid C19. Stucco on studwork with moulded
architraves, sill brackets and moulded hoods on consoles;
bitumen-grouted polygonal slate roof with moulded eaves over
wide-spaced brackets; late C19 gabled dormer on the left;
brick stack on the right; cast-iron ogee gutter. Double-depth
plan with canted front. 2 storeys and 3 storeys;
1:2:2:1:2-bays overall. 8-window-range front. Possibly
original 2-pane hornless sashes and some later horned sashes;
wider windows to left-hand bay: tripartite sash over later
transomed window. Pilastered doorway with moulded hood on
consoles to 2nd bay fronting 5 granite steps up to C20 glazed
door and overlight. Ground floor of 3-storey 4-bay part on
right has 7-bay shop front with Ionic columns dividing the
bays; end pilaster on left, column to far right with doorway
on its left; C20 glazed door and C20 plate-glass shop windows.
INTERIOR: many original features including some moulded
ceiling cornices and dogleg stair with closed string and
column-over-vase turned balusters; at least one C19
chimneypiece, 2 iron grates and queen-post roof structures.
The Greek Revival shopfront is a notable example of its type.
Listing NGR: SX0715566977
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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