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5, Broad Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N

Longitude: -4.3602 / 4°21'36"W

OS Eastings: 233196

OS Northings: 84563

OS Grid: SX331845

Mapcode National: GBR NL.97VG

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.94F

Entry Name: 5, Broad Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 7 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369939

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


LAUNCESTON

SX3284 BROAD STREET
660-1/4/6 (South East side)
13/09/72 No.5
(Formerly Listed as:
BROAD STREET
(South East side)
Nos.1-7 (Odd))

GV II

Town house with later shop. C17; front remodelled mid C19.
Stucco on timber frame jettied to upper floors; slatehanging
to visible left-hand return; rag-slate roof; original rubble
stack on left with ramped entablature later heightened with
brick. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys; 2-window range. Mid C19
sixteen-pane hornless sashes to 2nd floor over paired 4-pane
hornless sashes within recessed segmentally-arched panels.
Ground floor has late C19 double shop front with slender
clustered columns, return lights at end; splayed central
doorway and C20 fascia (obscuring original fascia) under jetty
with acanthus cornice and scrolled brackets. Pair of keyed
round-arched doorways on right (including entrance to No.7)
with blind fanlights over moulded cornices and 6-panel doors
with top panels later glazed. INTERIOR not inspected but
likely to be of interest.


Listing NGR: SX3319884557

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

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