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78, Lower Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1688 / 50°10'7"N

Longitude: -5.105 / 5°6'18"W

OS Eastings: 178362

OS Northings: 34480

OS Grid: SW783344

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GD60

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.T5Z

Entry Name: 78, Lower Market Street

Listing Date: 22 September 1971

Last Amended: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365792

Location: Penryn, Cornwall, TR10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penryn

Built-Up Area: Penryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gluvias

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


580-1/5/111 No.78
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)


Town house in row. C17, refronted C18 or early C19. Painted
rubble front; steep dry slate roof; brick end stacks; original
rubble stack at rear wing gable removed c1980. Deep L-shaped
plan including rear wing: the 2-room front range has heated
hall/kitchen to left of originally unheated service room. 2
storeys; 2-window range. C20 four-pane horned sashes; doorway
right of middle with C20 partly-glazed door. INTERIOR much
altered c1980 but retains some C18 or early C19 floor and roof
structures. During building work two C17 two-light mullioned
windows were discovered plastered over: an ovolo-moulded
window beside chimney breast of rear wing and a leaded glazed
window with original lozenge-paned fixed light and a later C17
or C18 opening casement with rectangular panes, to rear of
1st-floor right-hand chamber. The glazed window is now in the
Penryn Museum.
(The Penryn Survey Group: 1980-1990).

Listing NGR: SW7836234480

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