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Latitude: 50.2635 / 50°15'48"N
Longitude: -5.0512 / 5°3'4"W
OS Eastings: 182632
OS Northings: 44846
OS Grid: SW826448
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XGBK
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.HY3
Entry Name: 1 AND 2, CATHEDRAL LANE (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 30 July 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205172
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377331
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
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
880-1/7/11 BOSCAWEN STREET
1 AND 2
Includes: Nos.1 AND 2 CATHEDRAL LANE.
Includes return of Nos 1 & 2 Cathedral Lane (west side). Shops with accommodation over. Datestone 1905. Designed by Alfred J Cornelius on existing foundations. Glazed brick with freestone dressings and timber-framing to jettied and pedimented second-floor gable; dry Delabole slate roof; brick and freestone lateral chimney. Rectangular plan, end on to Boscawen Street. Eclectic Elizabethan vernacular style. 3-storeys; one-window range. Shop windows to ground floor with moulded entablature to fascia over. First floor has freestone rustications; tripartite mullioned window with horned sashes, set in triple-keyed architrave with Gibbs surround and carried on an apron consisting of a blind arcade with guttae-like brackets. Second-floor jetty, carried on 2 moulded corbels, elaborate timber-framing to recessed roughcast panels, segmental-pedimented oriel window with 2-light cross window and pilasters to dentilled open pediment. The Cathedral Lane elevation is also richly detailed and retains its original shop fronts. INTERIORS of shops altered C20, otherwise not inspected.
Designed architectural specification documents together with plans by the architect Alfred J Cornelius for this building are held by Cornwall Record Office (880-1/7/11).
Listing NGR: SW8263444862
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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