2-16, WALSINGHAM PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201546
Date first listed:
29-Dec-1950
Statutory Address:
2-16, WALSINGHAM PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
2-16, WALSINGHAM PLACE

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 82516 44751

Details

TRURO

SW8244NE WALSINGHAM PLACE 880-1/7/317 Nos.2-16 (Consecutive) 29/12/50

GV II

Planned street of 2 terraces of small town houses, many of which are now offices. Early C19, possibly by Philip Sambell. Nos 2-6 have original stucco, Nos 8-16 have been stripped to reveal rubble walls with brick dressings; dry Delabole slate to Nos 2-16 otherwise asbestos slate roofs with brick end stacks; Nos 2-6 have projecting eaves on wooden brackets. 2 terraces of shallow-depth-plan houses built on a curve: Nos 2-6 & 16 each have 2 rooms at the front, a small service room behind one room and stair hall behind the other; Nos 8-15 consists of 4 pairs of houses each with one room at the front. 2 storeys; symmetrical 1:1:1-bay fronts with 2 windows to each of Nos 2-6 and to each pair and 3 windows to No.16. All have original 12-pane hornless sashes; pairs of flat pilasters dividing the recessed bays and doorcases with lions' heads as corbels to flat hoods and panelled doors; No.16 has blocked windows on the far right. INTERIORS: where inspected retain most of their original carpentry, joinery and plasterwork. (The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8251644751

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
377627
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: 01 Jun 2003
Reference: IOE01/09761/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Rod Allday. Source Historic England Archive
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