RHONDDA HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201450
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1973
Statutory Address:
RHONDDA HOUSE, 39, EDWARD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
RHONDDA HOUSE, 39, EDWARD STREET

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Truro
National Grid Reference:
SW 82285 44897

Details

TRURO

SW8244NW EDWARD STREET 880-1/6/44 (East side) 19/06/73 No.39 Rhondda House

GV II

Villa. Early C19. Probably by Philip Sambell for Josephus Ferris, developer. Render and stucco elevations, dry Delabole slate roof with wide eaves hipped on the left, pierced clay ridge tiles and brick end stacks on the right. Rectangular double-depth plan with 2 reception rooms flanking a central hall at the front, and a C20 wing behind left-hand side. 2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window west street front has wide elliptical-arched central doorway with vermiculated rustication, C20 glazed door, original fanlight. Probably original hornless sashes with glazing bars under shallow segmental arches: margin lights to ground floor, 16-pane to 1st floor. Left-hand return wall has remains of fluted pilaster on the right. First floor has 3 windows in moulded architraves, original 12-pane sash on the left and 2 blind openings; widely-spaced brackets under the eaves. INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of interest. (The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8228544897

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
377366
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
River Street and its Neighbourhood, (1980)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 30 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/09761/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Rod Allday. Source Historic England Archive
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