16, ST NICHOLAS STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201536
Date first listed:
30-Jul-1993
Statutory Address:
16, ST NICHOLAS STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
16, ST NICHOLAS 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:
SW8255444830

Details

880-1/7/288

TRURO ST NICHOLAS STREET (North side), No. 16

(Formerly listed as No. 15)

30-JUL-93

II

Shop with accommodation and store rooms over. Designed by James Hicks of Redruth for Messrs Criddle and Smith shortly before 1884. Brick with granite dressings;roof hidden behind parapet. Deep rectangular plan. Italianate style with early Gothic detail. 4 storeys; 3 bays. Double shop front with flanking pilasters to moulded entablature; first and second floors dominated by wide full-height central arch flanked by narrow arches carried on giant fluted pilasters with stiff-leaf foliate capitals; within these arches are 2 tiers of windows with central canted oriel to the first floor; central bay has windows with double transoms and coloured glass over the top transoms, otherwise horned sashes. Bold cornice beneath fourth floor or attic storey which has 5 windows under keyed round arches with pilasters between carrying the parapet entablature with turned balustrade over. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW8255444830

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
377599
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: 27 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/09761/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Rod Allday. Source Historic England Archive
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