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WEST PENWITH RDC OFFICES INCLUDING RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WEST PENWITH RDC OFFICES INCLUDING RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1143157

Location

WEST PENWITH RDC OFFICES INCLUDING RAILINGS, CHAPEL STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Penzance

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Feb-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 69460

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1498 PENZANCE CHAPEL STREET (North East Side)

West Penwith RDC Offices including railings SW 4730 5/30

II* GV

2. Mid C19. Granite ashlar, ground floor rebated joints, above 2 plain pilasters, 2 broken string courses. Eaves parapet and cornice, slightly pedimented blocking course. 3 storeys and basement. 3 windows moulded architraves, sashes with glazing bars. Side entrance, single storey porch with granite Doric columns and entablature. Including iron railings around basement well in front. Wing to north west facing rear, granite, slate hipped roof, 2 storeys, 5 windows, semi-circular headed sashes with intersecting glazing bars. At centre projecting is a tall bell tower of 4 stages with open rendered bell cote surmounted by short pyramid spire. Ground floor left a modern vehicle passage. Dated l834.

All listed buildings on the North East Side of Chapel Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SW4749330077

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National Grid Reference: SW 47493 30077

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