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Latitude: 50.2614 / 50°15'41"N
Longitude: -5.0522 / 5°3'7"W
OS Eastings: 182554
OS Northings: 44618
OS Grid: SW825446
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN2J
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PJW
Entry Name: Nos 28 and 29 and Attached Forecourt Railings
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205612
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377452
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
880-1/7/137 (East side)
29/12/50 Nos.28 AND 29
and attached forecourt railings
Pair of town houses, now offices. c1810. Granite ashlar
basement, otherwise coursed local stone with some granite
dressings and stuccoed parapet; natural slate roof with brick
end stacks on the left, rendered chimney on the right.
Double-depth-plan mirror-image pair. 2 storeys over basement;
symmetrical 3-window front. Central pair of round-headed
slightly projecting doorways with ashlar pilasters and a
moulded hood linked to mid-floor string course, moulded
parapet cornice; probably original hornless sashes with
glazing bars under shallow segmental arches with projecting
key blocks. INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of
interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron railings flank
entrance bridge of steps and return over forecourt walls with
steps down from either end.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SW8255444618
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