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Bandstand

A Grade II Listed Building in Penzance, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1156 / 50°6'56"N

Longitude: -5.5373 / 5°32'14"W

OS Eastings: 147215

OS Northings: 29942

OS Grid: SW472299

Mapcode National: GBR DXQC.SG9

Mapcode Global: VH05H.ZC06

Entry Name: Bandstand

Listing Date: 23 April 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246337

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487328

Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penzance

Built-Up Area: Penzance

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Penzance St Mary the Virgin with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

PENZANCE

SW4729 MORRAB GARDENS
866/7/10016 Bandstand
23-APR-01

II

Bandstand. Circa late C19 or early C20. Granite base and cast and wrought-iron superstructure with lead-clad canopy. Octagonal on plan. Rusticated granite base with ornate cast-iron balustrade and slender cast-iron columns with cast-iron spandrels and brackets to eaves, supporting a hipped canopy with ornate open-work wrought-iron cage-design finial and wrought-iron cresting over the eaves. Iron steps on east side.
Morrab Gardens [on Register of Parks and Gardens] were created in the former grounds of Morrab House [listed grade II], after a competition to design public gardens, held by Penzance Corporation and won by Reginald Upcher of London in 1889.


Listing NGR: SW4721529942

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Description

PENZANCE

SW4729 MORRAB GARDENS
866/7/10016 Bandstand
23-APR-01

II

Bandstand. Circa late C19 or early C20. Granite base and cast and wrought-iron superstructure with lead-clad canopy. Octagonal on plan. Rusticated granite base with ornate cast-iron balustrade and slender cast-iron columns with cast-iron spandrels and brackets to eaves, supporting a hipped canopy with ornate open-work wrought-iron cage-design finial and wrought-iron cresting over the eaves. Iron steps on east side.
Morrab Gardens [on Register of Parks and Gardens] were created in the former grounds of Morrab House [listed grade II], after a competition to design public gardens, held by Penzance Corporation and won by Reginald Upcher of London in 1889.


Listing NGR: SW4721529942

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