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No 38 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2609 / 50°15'39"N

Longitude: -5.0529 / 5°3'10"W

OS Eastings: 182499

OS Northings: 44560

OS Grid: SW824445

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XMWY

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.P8B

Plus Code: 9C2P7W6W+9R

Entry Name: No 38 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377460

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


880-1/6/145 (East side)
29/12/50 No.38
and attached forecourt railings


Town house. Early C19. Stuccoed elevations, dry Delabole slate
roof with hipped angle on the left, stuccoed chimmneys. Fairly
deep plan. 3 storeys. Corner site with quoin strips to both
fronts. Lemon Street front has 1-window front with ground
floor/basement doorway (now window) in open porch formed by
canted first-floor bay carried on fat square columns; the bay
has sunk aprons, a broken parapet cornice and horned copy
sashes with glazing bars; original 2nd-floor hornless sash
with glazing bars. Carclew Street front has 4-window range
with original hornless sashes with glazing bars except for
later horned sashes to ground floor. Extra 2-storey bay on
left has doorway with moulded hood on consoles and
round-headed window above. Late C19 shop front, on right, has
terminal pilasters and consoles to fascia with moulded
cornice; original 4-pane hornless sash shop window with arched
lights, on the left, C20 shop window on the right. INTERIOR
not inspected but likely to be of interest. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: original wrought-iron railings over basement
forecourt walls, including gate to basement steps on the left.

Listing NGR: SW8249944560

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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