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23, Frances Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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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

Plus Code: 9C2P7W7V+GH

Entry Name: 23, Frances Street

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282676

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377387

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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880-1/6/68 (North side)
19/06/73 No.23


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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