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Nos 17 and 18 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.264 / 50°15'50"N

Longitude: -5.0577 / 5°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 182174

OS Northings: 44921

OS Grid: SW821449

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XDN7

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.FFJ

Entry Name: Nos 17 and 18 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201531

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377585

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: Truro St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


880-1/6/275 (North side)
Nos.17 AND 18
and attached forecourt walls and


Pair of houses in row. Mid C19. Stucco; grouted scantle slate
roof with projecting eaves at the front; brick chimneys over
the cross party walls; cast-iron ogee gutter to No.17 (left).
Pair of mirror-image-plan houses with parallel entrance halls
together in the centre; each house with a reception room at
the front and service rooms behind. 2-storeys over basement;
4-window range. Original hornless sashes with glazing bars;
symmetrical overall front has pair of doorways in the middle
with open porch carried on square columns. No.17 (left) has
original panelled door and overlight; ground-floor right
window has only 4 panes. Windows of No.17 have moulded
architraves; those of No.18 have rustications around the
openings (including doorway), and on the right. INTERIORS not
inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: shallow basement forecourts
have front retaining walls surmounted by iron railings with
carved finials.

Listing NGR: SW8217444921

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