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Latitude: 50.2619 / 50°15'42"N
Longitude: -5.0515 / 5°3'5"W
OS Eastings: 182604
OS Northings: 44672
OS Grid: SW826446
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN7T
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PTF
Entry Name: No 20 and Attached Forecourt Railings
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282647
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377444
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
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
SW8244NE LEMON STREET
880-1/7/129 (East side)
and attached forecourt railings
Town house. c1799. By Josiah Randell, builder, for Edward
Milford, lessee. Granite ashlar basement, local dressed
freestone above with dry Delabole slate roof and rendered end
stacks. Double-depth plan with central entrance hall between 2
front reception rooms. 2 storeys over blocked basement;
symmetrical 3-window front. Central wide elliptically-arched
doorway and distyle Doric porch with fluted columns and paired
brackets under a flat cornice; panelled reveals, panelled door
with side panels and spoked fanlight; mid-floor string,
moulded parapet cornice and C20 horned sashes with glazing
bars under shallow segmental arches with projecting key
blocks. INTERIOR: original moulded and carved plaster ceiling
cornices and bands to front rooms. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
wrought-iron railings flank granite-stepped entrance bridge
and stand over forecourt walls which adjoin granite steps down
to the basement.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SW8260444672
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