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Latitude: 50.2621 / 50°15'43"N
Longitude: -5.0513 / 5°3'4"W
OS Eastings: 182621
OS Northings: 44693
OS Grid: SW826446
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN9Y
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PWJ
Entry Name: 16 and 17, Lemon Street
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377441
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
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
SW8244NE LEMON STREET
880-1/7/126 (East side)
29/12/50 Nos.16 AND 17
Town house. c1798. By Hill, builder for Noel Penrose, tailor.
Granite ashlar basement, local freestone ashlar above with
natural slate roof behind parapet and brick end stacks.
Double-depth plan with central entrance hall between 2 front
reception rooms. 2 storeys over basement; symmetrical 3-window
front. Central doorcase with slender engaged Tuscan columns
and moulded entablature with dentilled cornice, panelled
reveals, 6-panel door and overlight with traceried glazing
bars; first-floor sill string, moulded parapet cornice and
original or early C19 twelve-pane sashes under shallow
segmental arches with projecting key blocks. Ground-floor
masonry left of doorway has at some time been rebuilt possibly
to replace former shop front. Original panel doors to
basement. INTERIOR: has much of its original carpentry and
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SW8262144693
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