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No 21 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2619 / 50°15'42"N

Longitude: -5.0516 / 5°3'5"W

OS Eastings: 182597

OS Northings: 44663

OS Grid: SW825446

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN6R

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PSC

Entry Name: No 21 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377445

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
880-1/7/130 (East side)
29/12/50 No.21
and attached forecourt railings

GV II

Small town house, now office. 1799. By Edward Milford,
builder. Granite ashlar basement, local freestone ashlar
above, dry Delabole slate roof behind parapet, brick end
stacks. Double-depth plan with 1 room at the front. 2 storeys
over blocked basement; 2-window-range front. String and
cornice to parapet; round-head doorway on left with open
pediment, fluted pilasters, panelled reveals and spoked
fanlight over pair of 3-panel doors, and shallow segmental
arches over C20 sashes with glazing bars, wider opening with
tripartite sash to ground floor. INTERIOR: altered slightly
but retains original moulded and carved plaster ceiling
cornice and band to original front room space. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: wrought-iron railings with scrolled finials flank
entrance and surround forecourt.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).


Listing NGR: SW8259744663

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