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Trecara Lodge and Attached Forecourt Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2642 / 50°15'51"N

Longitude: -5.0565 / 5°3'23"W

OS Eastings: 182261

OS Northings: 44940

OS Grid: SW822449

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XDZ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.FWQ

Plus Code: 9C2P7W7V+MC

Entry Name: Trecara Lodge and Attached Forecourt Walls

Listing Date: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377363

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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880-1/6/41 (West side)
Nos.2 AND 2A
Trecara Lodge (2) and attached
forecourt walls


Two adjoining villas, including front garden walls and
railings. Early 1830s. Probably by Philip Sambell. Stucco on
masonry; asbestos slate hipped roofs with wide eaves carried
on moulded brackets, bead and reel cornice; one brick chimney
(left of No.2A) and stuccoed chimney to No.2. L-shaped plan of
2 similar villas, one facing south (2) and one facing east
(2A) onto Edward Street. 2 storeys. Each house has a 3-window
front with a central domed niche to the ground floor. Panelled
giant corner pilasters. Moulded stucco architraves to original
sashes except for copies to first floor of No.2A; ground-floor
sashes have marginal panes, others are 16- or 12-pane sashes.
No.2A has stuccoed porch with corner pilasters, No.2 has
elliptically-headed doorway with stucco rustications, panelled
door and fanlight. INTERIORS not inspected but likely to be of
interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low stuccoed wall, to front,
with granite copings and iron railings.

Listing NGR: SW8226144940

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