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68 and 70, Lower Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1687 / 50°10'7"N

Longitude: -5.1047 / 5°6'16"W

OS Eastings: 178386

OS Northings: 34467

OS Grid: SW783344

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GD88

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.T9X

Plus Code: 9C2P5V9W+F4

Entry Name: 68 and 70, Lower Market Street

Listing Date: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365788

Location: Penryn, Cornwall, TR10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penryn

Built-Up Area: Penryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gluvias

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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580-1/5/107 Nos.68 AND 70


Two attached town houses, one used as shop. Mid C19 on C17
site. Stucco on rubble to front with plinth, moulded
architraves, pilaster and consoles to doorways with moulded
hoods linked to mid-floor string with modillioned cornice and
larger modillions under eaves; dry slate roof with brick end
and axial stacks. Double-depth plan with ope between. 2
storeys; 4-window range. Late C19 four-pane horned sashes;
wider front on left with central doorway and C20 glazed door;
ope (through passage) doorway right of centre adjoining
doorway of No.68 on right with 6-panel door. Rear wall of
No.70 has resited Caen stone carving of deer, thought to have
come from the former Glasney College (qv). INTERIOR not
inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SW7838634467

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