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26 and 28, St Thomas Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1672 / 50°10'1"N

Longitude: -5.1016 / 5°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 178594

OS Northings: 34284

OS Grid: SW785342

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GM27

Mapcode Global: FRA 086L.292

Entry Name: 26 and 28, St Thomas Street

Listing Date: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187660

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365836

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


PENRYN

SW7834SE ST THOMAS STREET
580-1/6/156 (West side)
Nos.26 AND 28

GV II

2 town houses, possibly originally 1 house. Late C18/early
C19. Render on rubble front with string at 1st-floor meeting
rail level; steep asbestos slate roof with projecting front
eaves over moulded cornice; brick stack on left. Shallow-depth
plan plus rear wing on left. 3 storeys; 3-window range (2nd
floor). Blocked window to 2nd-floor left and early C19
sixteen-pane hornless sashes; 2 early/mid C19 twelve-pane
sashes to 1st floor; left-hand window over pair of C20 copy
sashes, other window over single 4-pane horned sash; 2
doorways including central ope (through-passage) doorway
between windows; another doorway at far left; C20 doors. To
2nd floor towards left is incised stone possibly from the
former Glasney College (qv) with inscription of the Lord's
Prayer. INTERIOR: in 1980 had many C18 features including
2-panel doors and presumably retains C18 pegged roof
structure.
(The Penryn Survey Group: 1980-1990).


Listing NGR: SW7859434284

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