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51, 53 and 55, the Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1683 / 50°10'5"N

Longitude: -5.1042 / 5°6'15"W

OS Eastings: 178418

OS Northings: 34421

OS Grid: SW784344

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GDDS

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.TKT

Entry Name: 51, 53 and 55, the Terrace

Listing Date: 28 January 1949

Last Amended: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365851

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

SW7834SW THE TERRACE
580-1/5/172 Nos.51, 53 AND 55
28/01/49
(Formerly Listed as:
LOWER STREET (THE TERRACE)
Nos.51-55 (Odd))

GV II

Terrace of 3 town houses. Late C17, refronted late C18 and
C19. Incised stucco and render on masonry; steep dry slate
roof with 7 gabled dormers with 12-pane 2-light casements
incuding an C18 window to No.51 with thick glazing bars;
projecting front eaves; cast-iron ogee gutters; rubble end
stacks; 3 rubble rear lateral stacks and similar rear gable
stack to No.55 (right). Single-depth plan plus rear wings at
right-angles. 2 storeys plus attics; 7-window range. Nearly
symmetrical 3-window front to 51 (left); late C19 or C20
four-pane horned sashes in narrow openings except wide opening
to right of 55 with tripartite sashes (ovolo-moulded oak
lintels over openings of 53 revealed c1980); C18 pedimented
pilastered doorways, panelled reveals to 53 & 55; all with
6-panel doors. Rear with 2 hipped and 2 gabled wings is an
irregular but interesting elevation. INTERIOR not inspected
but likely to be of interest.


Listing NGR: SW7841834421

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