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5, SOUTHGATE PLACE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6365 / 50°38'11"N

Longitude: -4.3592 / 4°21'33"W

OS Eastings: 233267

OS Northings: 84524

OS Grid: SX332845

Mapcode National: GBR NL.983K

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.9JN

Entry Name: 5, SOUTHGATE PLACE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 7 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370116

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


660-1/4/120 (North East side)


Includes: No.1 EXETER STREET.
Corner shop and other shop with accommodation above. 1881
inscription. Rusticated dressed granite piers to ground floor,
otherwise stucco on masonry with 1st-floor pilasters linked to
carved impost strings and paired moulded keyed hoods, panels
between windows, moulded 2nd-floor sill string and paired
moulded window hoods with keyblocks; hipped dry Delabole slate
roof with modillion eaves cornice; pierced crested clay ridge
tiles; brick stack at rear and 2 stuccoed stacks with moulded
entablature; cast-iron ogee gutters. L-shaped corner site plan
with splayed corner. Italianate style. 3 storeys; 1-window
range to Southgate Place; 4-window range to Exeter Street
return. Paired round arches over original 2-pane horned sashes
to upper floors, and concentric trefoils to corner and
quatrefoil with date. Ground floor has 2 probably original
double shop fronts with round-arched lights, intermediate
window and doorways, with original doors: 4-light corner shop
with doorway to splayed corner; house doorway on its left;
1-window bay between shops; 2-light shop front to Exeter
Street and carriage entrance on its right. Rear wing is
slate-hung and has tall early C19 round-headed stair sash and
12-pane sashes. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX3326784524

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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