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1, Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Liskeard, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4549 / 50°27'17"N

Longitude: -4.4635 / 4°27'48"W

OS Eastings: 225222

OS Northings: 64577

OS Grid: SX252645

Mapcode National: GBR NF.NRBL

Mapcode Global: FRA 17JV.JWX

Plus Code: 9C2QFG3P+XJ

Entry Name: 1, Market Street

Listing Date: 22 July 1981

Last Amended: 15 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382213

Location: Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Liskeard

Built-Up Area: Liskeard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Liskeard

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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979-1/5/130 (North side)
22/07/81 No.1
(Formerly Listed as:


Town house with shop. 1853 inscription to 1st-floor pediments.
Stucco on masonry; dry Delabole roof with enriched modillion
eaves cornice; brick stack on right; cast-iron ogee gutter.
Deep plan. Classical style. 3 storeys; 2-window range.
Original hornless sashes and early C20 shop front; rusticated
quoins to upper floors; 2nd floor with paired 4-pane sashes
within architraves over stepped sills with brackets linked to
stepped string; 1st floor has 12-pane segmentally-headed
sashes between pilasters with consoles to open pediments with
dated cartouches; moulded sills on brackets linked to sill
string. Ground floor has rusticated granite ashlar piers
flanking shop front and house doorway, on the right; granite
ashlar stall riser to double 4-light transomed shop front with
wide splayed central doorway with sidelights; pair of panelled
glazed door and square overlight; slender moulded mullions
with triangular heads; 4-panel top-glazed house door with
2-pane overlight; plain full-width fascia. INTERIOR of shop
has original shelves and moulded cornice enriched with
egg-and-dart. A remarkably complete example of a mid C19 town
house with its original shop.

Listing NGR: SX2522164573

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