NO 23 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1205585

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1950

Statutory Address: NO 23 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS, 23, LEMON STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: NO 23 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS, 23, LEMON 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 82582 44650

Summary

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History

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Details

TRURO

SW8244NE LEMON STREET 880-1/7/132 (East side) 29/12/50 No.23 and attached forecourt railings

GV II

Town house. c1808. By William Wood, architect and overseer of much of the development of Lemon Street. Granite ashlar basement, local freestone ashlar above with dry Delabole slate roof behind parapet and brick end stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys plus C20 attic over basement; 2-window front. Round-headed doorway, on the left, with 6-panel door and spoked fanlight; first-floor sill string, moulded parapet cornice and possibly original hornless sashes with glazing bars under shallow segmental arches with projecting key blocks. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: original latticed wrought-iron railings, right of doorway and over forecourt walls which adjoin granite steps down to the basement. History: a house was first built on this site c1803, by Hitchens, which was destroyed by a storm of January 1804. (The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8258244650

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 377447

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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