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Latitude: 50.118 / 50°7'4"N
Longitude: -5.5358 / 5°32'9"W
OS Eastings: 147334
OS Northings: 30204
OS Grid: SW473302
Mapcode National: GBR DXQC.M28
Mapcode Global: VH12Z.098C
Entry Name: The Union Hotel
Listing Date: 29 July 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1143962
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69474
Location: Penzance, Cornwall, TR18
Civil Parish: Penzance
Built-Up Area: Penzance
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Penzance St Mary the Virgin with St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Truro
(North East Side)
The Union Hotel
SW 4730 5/33 29.7.50.
Early C19. Stucco. Ground floor plain, above flat Ionic pilasters, fluted.
Eaves parapet, cornice, scrolled and decorated blocking course slightly pedimented.
3 storeys. 6 windows, 2 blocked, sill aprons to 2nd floor, sashes with glazing
bars, ground floor in slight recesses. To right wide recessed doorway which
was originally carriageway. Interior - Fine Assembly Room of 1791 the scene
of first public announcement of victory at Trafalgar, large room of about 23 ft +. ;
high, vaulted ceiling and dentilled cornice. Balustraded gallery with elliptical
arch, fireplace with Tuscan columns, large semi-circular headed windows. Regency
staircase. Art Nouveau bar at rear.
All listed buildings on the North East Side of Chapel Street form a group.
Listing NGR: SW4733430204
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