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No 72 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2619 / 50°15'42"N

Longitude: -5.0521 / 5°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 182562

OS Northings: 44673

OS Grid: SW825446

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN3F

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PKR

Entry Name: No 72 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377484

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 John and St Paul, Truro

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


880-1/7/169 (West side)
29/12/50 No.72
and attached forecourt railings


Town house. c1805. Granite ashlar front; roof hidden by
parapet, brick end stack on right, rendered stack on left.
Double-depth plan with 1 room at the front. 3 storeys;
2-window range to front. Doorway, on the left, with wooden
doorcase with triangular pediment on pilasters, panelled
reveals and 6-panel door; first-floor sill string, moulded
cornice to parapet; shallow segmental arches with keyblocks
over original hornless sashes with glazing bars. INTERIOR:
first-floor room has original moulded ceiling cornice,
otherwise not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: original
wrought-iron railings with spearhead and scrolled finials
flank doorway and return over forecourt plinth.

Listing NGR: SW8256244673

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