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1, Edward Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2638 / 50°15'49"N

Longitude: -5.0565 / 5°3'23"W

OS Eastings: 182256

OS Northings: 44899

OS Grid: SW822448

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XDY2

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.FVS

Entry Name: 1, Edward Street

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Last Amended: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282670

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377362

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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Listing Text


TRURO

SW8244NW EDWARD STREET
880-1/6/40 (West side)
19/06/73 No.1
(Formerly Listed as:
EDWARD STREET
(West side)
Fletcher's Hotel)

GV II

Villa. Early C19. Probably by Philip Sambell for Josephus
Ferris, developer. Stuccoed masonry; asbestos slate hipped
roof with projecting eaves. Rectangular plan, 3 rooms deep, 2
rooms wide; central entrance hall. 2 storeys; symmetrical
3-window front to Edward Street has central wide
elliptically-arched doorway with 4-panel door, fanlight and
scribed pilasters and rusticated architraves within
flat-roofed open porch on fluted Doric columns; panelled quoin
pilasters and moulded window architraves with late C19
four-pane horned sashes and widely-spaced eaves brackets.
Frances Street elevation has overall 4-window front:
symmetrical 3-window front with rusticated quoins, on the
left, and 1-window return of Edward Street front, on the
right. INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of interest.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).


Listing NGR: SW8225644899

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