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Nos 3 and 4 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2595 / 50°15'34"N

Longitude: -5.0516 / 5°3'5"W

OS Eastings: 182587

OS Northings: 44403

OS Grid: SW825444

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN7L

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.XF2

Entry Name: Nos 3 and 4 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201538

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377603

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


880-1/11/292 (South side)
Nos.3 AND 4
and attached forecourt walls and


Pair of semi-detached villas, including basement forecourt
walls and railings. Mid C19. Stucco with channelled
rustication to ground floor and terminal quoin strips;
Delabole slate hipped roofs with 2 roof dormers at the front;
wide eaves; central axial stack; cast-iron ogee gutters.
Double-depth pair with mirror-image plans. 2 storeys plus
attics over basements; symmetrical 4-window first-floor range.
Basement has panelled doors with overlights flanking canted
bay windows with glazing-bar sashes; consoles to cornices
beneath canted ground-floor bay windows with horned sashes and
moulded cornices to openwork parapets. Keyed segmental arches
over horned 4-pane sashes set in eared and lugged architraves.
2 gabled roof dormers. Small 2-storey wings set back on either
side: each front has round-arched sash window with marginal
panes above. INTERIORS not inspected but likely to be of
interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: forecourt retaining walls are
surmounted by iron railings with fleur-de-lis finials. Similar

Listing NGR: SW8258744403

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