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6, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6373 / 50°38'14"N

Longitude: -4.3606 / 4°21'38"W

OS Eastings: 233170

OS Northings: 84619

OS Grid: SX331846

Mapcode National: GBR NL.91S3

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.30X

Entry Name: 6, High Street

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280192

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370006

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


LAUNCESTON

SX3284 HIGH STREET
660-1/4/69 (North West side)
27/02/50 No.6

GV II

Town house with later shop. Early/mid C18. Granite ashlar
courses alternating with rubble courses; continuous
ground-floor wooden lintel; steep rag slate roof with 3 gabled
roof dormers with C20 six-pane 2-light casements; angled eaves
cornice. Double-depth plan. 2-storeys plus attic over basement
on right; 5-window range. C18 possibly original sashes with
thick glazing bars; central pedimented doorway with pilasters
and consoles; panelled reveals and 6-panel door; traceried
overlight with central oval. Late C20 double shop front on the
left. Stone rubble rear has late C18 two-storey canted bay on
left with 3 x 16-pane hornless sashes to each bay, slate-hung
aprons and coved eaves cornice which returns towards No.4 (qv)
with stucco on studwork wall with slate-hung gable. INTERIOR
not accessible at time of survey but noted as having good
quality early C18 open-well staircase with turned balusters
and ramped handrail with scrolled newel.


Listing NGR: SX3316284620

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