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Nos 28 and 29 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377452

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
880-1/7/137 (East side)
29/12/50 Nos.28 AND 29
and attached forecourt railings

GV II

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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