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55 and 55a, Wendron Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Helston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1021 / 50°6'7"N

Longitude: -5.2719 / 5°16'18"W

OS Eastings: 166124

OS Northings: 27575

OS Grid: SW661275

Mapcode National: GBR Z1.0Q76

Mapcode Global: VH133.KPVL

Entry Name: 55 and 55a, Wendron Street

Listing Date: 22 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385590

Location: Helston, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Helston

Built-Up Area: Helston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Helston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


631-1/5/240 (South East side)
22/05/72 Nos.55 AND 55A


2 town houses. Early C19. Local Elvan rubble with granite
dressings; No.55 (right) with extra dressings as stretchers
linking jambstones and as lintel courses; asbestos slate roof
with tall moulded fascia board; brick end stacks. Double-depth
plan plus rear wing to No.55. 3 storeys; overall 3-window
range. No.55 has 2-window range with original 8-pane sash to
2nd floor left, others are horned copies with glazing bars;
doorway on right with arcaded overlight. No.55A has 1-window
range: original 12-pane hornless sash over original canted
oriel with 16-pane central sash, 4-pane sidelights and moulded
cornice, over 4-pane hornless sash, possibly original sash
with glazing bars removed. 2nd-floor windows are square, both
houses have panelled doors: 5-panel door to No.55 within
moulded architrave with corner blocks and roundels and similar
door to No.55A but with 2 top panels now 1 glazed panel.
INTERIORS not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SW6612427575

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