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53, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2643 / 50°15'51"N

Longitude: -5.0553 / 5°3'19"W

OS Eastings: 182343

OS Northings: 44943

OS Grid: SW823449

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XF83

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.GB4

Entry Name: 53, Castle Street

Listing Date: 8 January 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377349

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Truro

Built-Up Area: Truro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mary Truro

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


880-1/6/28 (East side)
08/01/71 No.53


Villa, now shop. Early C19. Probably by Philip Sambell for
Josephus Ferris, developer. Stucco on masonry; asbestos slate
hipped roof with deep eaves. Square double-depth plan plus
service wing behind the left-hand side. 2 storeys; symmetrical
3-window entrance and garden fronts have plinths, panelled
quoin pilasters, moulded architraves and widely-spaced eaves
brackets. Entrance front has central doorway with anthemion
and C20 door; blind windows on the right. Garden front has
central round-headed niche to ground floor and plate glass to
flanking openings, otherwise there are original hornless
sashes with glazing bars. INTERIOR: original plaster ceiling
cornices to garden-front rooms, to entrance passage and former
stair hall, all moulded and carved except room right of

Listing NGR: SW8234344943

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

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