NOS 1-11 AND ATTACHED IRON RAILINGS TO FRONT OF NOS 2-5, 7 AND 8

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201455
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1973
Statutory Address:
NOS 1-11 AND ATTACHED IRON RAILINGS TO FRONT OF NOS 2-5, 7 AND 8, 1-11, FERRIS TOWN

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Location

Statutory Address:
NOS 1-11 AND ATTACHED IRON RAILINGS TO FRONT OF NOS 2-5, 7 AND 8, 1-11, FERRIS TOWN

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 82212 44879

Details

TRURO

SW8244NW FERRIS TOWN 880-1/6/59 (South side) 19/06/73 Nos.1-11 (Consecutive) and attached iron railings to front of Nos.2-5, 7 and 8

GV II

Terrace of 11 small town houses, including iron railings in front of Nos 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 & 8. c1830s, for Josephus Ferris, developer. Stucco on rubble walls, original scantle slate (grouted) to Nos 5, 6, 8 & 10, otherwise replaced with asbestos slate; wide eaves at the front; brick end stacks except between Nos 4 & 5. Terrace of 11 double-depth-plan houses each with entrance hall on the left and reception room on the right, except for corner house No.3 which gains space on a bowed corner and has 2 reception rooms flanking an entrance hall. All have shallow courtyards fronting basements and basement steps. 2 storeys over basements. All, except No.3, have 2-window fronts and round-headed doorways with rustication and widely-spaced eaves brackets. No.3 has 3-window front with bowed bay on the right. Both Nos 3 & 4 have terminal panelled pilasters. Nos 1, 3, 5 & 10 have original 16-pane hornless sashes, otherwise later sashes. INTERIORS not inspected but noted as having panelled doors and shutters, carved cornices and dogleg staircases. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: in front are wide bridges spanning basement courtyards. Simple iron railings, closer spaced at bottom, to Nos 2-5; closer-spaced railings with fleur-de-lis finials to Nos 7 & 8. (The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8221244879

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377378
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: 22 Aug 2006
Reference: IOE01/15360/01
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