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Newham Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2537 / 50°15'13"N

Longitude: -5.0437 / 5°2'37"W

OS Eastings: 183121

OS Northings: 43734

OS Grid: SW831437

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.Y49J

Mapcode Global: FRA 08BC.6VQ

Entry Name: Newham Villa

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377518

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: 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

SW84SW NEWHAM ROAD
880-1/2/205 Newham Villa
19/06/73

II

House. C17, remodelled early C19. Rendered walls except for
slatehanging to first floor of right-hand wall of rear wing.
Hipped asbestos slate roof except for grouted scantle slate
over small lean-to at rear; brick stack on right. Originally a
T-shaped plan, extended early C19 with parallel rear wing on
the right. 2 storeys; 2-window-range front. Early C19
sixteen-pane hornless sashes over C20 bay windows in wider
openings and central datestone inscribed P H A 1687 over
doorway with C20 panelled door within early C19 panelled
reveals and a later C19 wooden latticed porch with
round-arched doorway. Right-hand side wall has 3 early C19
twelve-pane sashes and one C20 horned copy to first-floor
left. Late C18 planked door with wooden latch in angle to
original rear wing. Gothic style 2-light mullioned window to
rear lean-to. INTERIOR: C17 chamfered ceiling joists to front
rooms; (boarded under to left-hand room); plank and muntin
partitions to either side of central through passage; late C18
dogleg staircase with stick balusters; C18 two-panel door to
stair cupboard; elliptical arch to rear of right-hand front
room and early C19 turned mahogany fragment from former Red
Lion in Truro, reused as newel post to short flight of steps
from half-landing into chamber of early C19 wing.


Listing NGR: SW8312143734

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

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