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Nos 14 and 15 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2622 / 50°15'43"N

Longitude: -5.0512 / 5°3'4"W

OS Eastings: 182629

OS Northings: 44702

OS Grid: SW826447

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN9X

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PXL

Plus Code: 9C2P7W6X+VG

Entry Name: Nos 14 and 15 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377440

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: St John and St Paul, Truro

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


880-1/7/125 (East side)
29/12/50 Nos.14 AND 15
and attached forecourt railings


Pair of town houses. c1798 for John Webb, merchant. Granite
ashlar to basement, local freestone ashlar above with asbestos
slate roof with 3 hipped dormers behind parapet and brick end
stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys plus attic over basement;
symmetrical 3-window front. Rusticated quoins, string course
and parapet cornice; pair of round-headed doorways within
central open wooden Doric porch with mutules to cornice;
5-panel doors with plain fanlights and C20 horned 12-pane
sashes under shallow segmental arches with projecting key
blocks; original panelled doors to basements. INTERIOR not
inspected but likely to be of interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
original granite steps bridge forecourt with original
wrought-iron railings and granite steps down to basement.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8262944702

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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