CATHEDRAL VIEW HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201462
Date first listed:
30-Jul-1993
Statutory Address:
CATHEDRAL VIEW HOUSE, KENWYN CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CATHEDRAL VIEW HOUSE, KENWYN CHURCH ROAD

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Truro
National Grid Reference:
SW8186545666

Details

TRURO

SW84NW KENWYN CHURCH ROAD 880-1/1/81 (East side) Cathedral View House

II

Formerly known as: Trevrea KENWYN CHURCH ROAD. House, now residential home. c1850s. Local rubble with granite dressings; very steep gabled dry Delabole slate roofs with lateral and axial stone stacks with gablet heads. Overall irregular T-shaped plan with entrance hall and larger stair hall under separate roofs in west angle plus C20 extensions at the rear and on left. Domestic Gothic style. 2 storeys plus attics. Irregular elevations have shouldered window openings, most with small-paned casements. South-west entrance front has 2-storey porch, towards right, with pointed-arched moulded doorway with hoodmould and window above with hoodmould; original V-jointed boarded door within moulded wooden inner frame. Left of porch roof sweeps down as outshut over 3 ground-floor windows; wide 2-light dormered window towards right has patterned slate-hung gable; service shouldered-arched doorway set back on left. Right of porch is taller gable end of cross wing with lean-to 3-bay arch-braced verandah (plus 3 similar bays to right-hand return); central doorway with shouldered arch; 3-light window over and 2-light window to gable. South-east garden front has verandah return on the left, 3 windows and gable over then taller gable with 2-storey canted bay window and 2-window-range rendered wing on the right. Other elevations similarly detailed. INTERIOR: has been altered to conform to fire regulations but retains original stair with square turned balusters and carved newel post, some chamfered, panelled door reveals and some chamfered panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SW8186545666

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377400
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 15 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10168/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John E. Crowe. Source Historic England Archive
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