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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
Plus Code: 9C2P4F87+73
Entry Name: Bandstand
Listing Date: 23 April 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246337
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487328
Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18
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
SW4729 MORRAB GARDENS
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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