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Latitude: 50.2638 / 50°15'49"N
Longitude: -5.0561 / 5°3'21"W
OS Eastings: 182290
OS Northings: 44890
OS Grid: SW822448
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XF2S
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.G2P
Entry Name: 23, Frances Street
Listing Date: 19 June 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282676
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377387
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
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
SW8244NW FRANCES STREET
880-1/6/68 (North side)
Villa, now commercial premises. c1830s. Possibly by Philip
Sambell for Josephus Ferris, developer. Incised stucco, dry
Delabole slate roof with wide eaves, hipped return on left,
rendered brick stack on right. Shallow plan with 2 rooms at
the front flanking a central hall plus 2 small service wings
at the rear. 2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window front. Central
elliptically-headed doorway with rustication and distyle Doric
porch with elliptically arched front and sides, circles to
frieze and moulded cornice. C20 door, traceried fanlight;
plinth, terminal fluted pilasters (also to 1-window Edward
Street front), keyblocks; sashes with margin panes to ground
floor, 16-pane sashes above, all horned copies. INTERIOR:
original moulded and carved plaster ceiling cornice to
left-hand room, otherwise not inspected.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SW8229044890
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