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55, Lemon Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2609 / 50°15'39"N

Longitude: -5.0533 / 5°3'11"W

OS Eastings: 182473

OS Northings: 44567

OS Grid: SW824445

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XMSM

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.P3X

Plus Code: 9C2P7W6W+9M

Entry Name: 55, Lemon Street

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377474

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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880-1/6/159 (West side)
29/12/50 No.55


Small town house. 1807. For Philip Gard, lessee. Granite
ashlar front, asbestos slate roof with brick end stacks.
Double-depth plan with 1 room at the front. 2 storeys;
2-window-range front. Plinth; round-arched doorway, on the
left, with 6-panel door and spoked fanlight. Shallow cambered
arches with projecting keyblocks over probably original
hornless 4-pane sashes with intermediate glazing bars removed;
modillions to fascia and cast-iron ogee gutter. INTERIOR:
moulded plaster ceiling cornice and panelled shutters to front
room and dogleg stair behind. Building work at time of survey
(1990) reveals cob construction of party wall and stone
nogging to studwork hall partition.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8247344567

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