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8 and 12, Southgate Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6364 / 50°38'10"N

Longitude: -4.3594 / 4°21'33"W

OS Eastings: 233253

OS Northings: 84511

OS Grid: SX332845

Mapcode National: GBR NL.982J

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.9GH

Entry Name: 8 and 12, Southgate Place

Listing Date: 7 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370118

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


660-1/4/122 (South West side)
Nos.8 AND 12


Corner shop with accommodation, now 2 shops. Late C19. Stucco
on rubble with 1st-floor impost string rising over recessed
round arches and mid-floor string above; rag slate roof hipped
on the corner; brick end stacks. Double-depth corner site plan
with splayed corner. 3 storeys; 5-window range to main street,
3-window range to right-hand return. Segmental arches to 2nd
floor and ground floor far right, all with probably original
4-pane horned sashes. Large original corner shop with original
slender turned mullions, some 2-pane horned sashes and moulded
entablature with fascia; doorway towards left of main shop
frontage and on right of return; house doorway right of this
with 3-pane overlight and original door with 2 tall
round-arched panels. Later double shop front to left of
original shop. INTERIOR of original shop has many old or
original fittings, otherwise not inspected. Included for group

Listing NGR: SX3325384511

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