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1, Frances Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2635 / 50°15'48"N

Longitude: -5.0556 / 5°3'20"W

OS Eastings: 182322

OS Northings: 44860

OS Grid: SW823448

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XF65

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.G88

Plus Code: 9C2P7W7V+CQ

Entry Name: 1, Frances Street

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377384

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Truro

Built-Up Area: Truro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Truro St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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880-1/6/65 (South side)
19/06/73 No.1


Small town house and corner shop with accommodation, now with
offices above. c1830s. Built for developer Josephus Ferris.
Incised stucco on studwork; asbestos slate roof with hipped
return on left. Shallow plan with corner shop with curved
angle on the left with entrance hall behind (Little Castle
Street) and small house on the right with altered plan when
incorporated with shop. 2 storeys; 3-window front to Frances
Street, 2-window front to Little Castle Street. One original
16-pane hornless sash to middle of Frances Street front,
otherwise horned copies. Plinth, round-headed doorways with
rustications; Frances Street doorway now has C20 sash, former
window now doorway. Little Castle Street has C20 door and
plain fanlight. C19 double shop front has doorway on splay and
bowed angle above; fluted terminal pilasters, slender iron
stanchions flanking doorway and original fascia with flat
cornice. INTERIOR not inspected.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8232244860

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