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No 13 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2623 / 50°15'44"N

Longitude: -5.0512 / 5°3'4"W

OS Eastings: 182630

OS Northings: 44711

OS Grid: SW826447

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XNBZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PXK

Entry Name: No 13 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377439

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


TRURO

SW8244NE LEMON STREET
880-1/7/124 (East side)
29/12/50 No.13
and attached forecourt railings

GV II

Town house. c1798. For John Webb, merchant. Granite ashlar
basement, local freestone ashlar above with asbestos slate
roof behind parapet and brick end stack on the right, rendered
stack on the left. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys over basement;
asymmetrical 2-window-range front. Doorway on left has 6-panel
door with plain overlight, panelled reveals within moulded
architrave and probably original 12-pane hornless sashes under
shallow segmental arches with key blocks; moulded cornice to
parapet. INTERIOR: has much of its original carpentry, joinery
and plasterwork with moulded and carved ceiling cornices and
bands. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: granite steps bridge forecourt
with original wrought-iron railings with newel finials;
further steps down to basement.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).


Listing NGR: SW8263044711

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