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British Legion Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Redruth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2324 / 50°13'56"N

Longitude: -5.2297 / 5°13'46"W

OS Eastings: 169768

OS Northings: 41928

OS Grid: SW697419

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.DHBB

Mapcode Global: VH12K.9FN5

Entry Name: British Legion Club

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66849

Location: Redruth, Cornwall, TR15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Redruth

Built-Up Area: Redruth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Redruth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

REDRUTH PENRYN STREET
SW 64 SE
(west side)
11/289
British Legion Club
II
House, now club. c.1800, altered and enlarged. Granite ashlar, slate roof.
Formerly square plan, altered by addition to rear. Two storeys and 3 bays, in
classical style, formerly symmetrical, with raised quoins and ground-floor impost
band carried round; central round-headed doorway with open-pedimented Tuscan
architrave, panelled reveals, recessed door and fanlight with radiating glazing
bars; to the left, a shallow round-headed recess (to which the impost band
relates) containing a window with flat-arched head and keystone, and altered 4-
pane sash (ventilator inserted); a formerly similar window to the right replaced
by a late C19 canted bay; at 1st floor, 3 windows with flat-arched heads and
keystones, sashed with upper and lower leaves of 4 and 8 panes respectively.
Hipped roof of shallow pitch, with very prominent eaves on paired brackets; 2
chimneys visible behind the ridge. The right-hand return wall, 3 bays extended to
4, has round-headed recesses to the windows at ground floor, which are 16-pane
sashes, and windows at 1st floor like those at the front; windows on both floors
of the 2nd bay are blind, but all have flat-arched heads with keystones. Interior
altered.


Listing NGR: SW6976841928

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