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1 and 3, Broad Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6369 / 50°38'12"N

Longitude: -4.3601 / 4°21'36"W

OS Eastings: 233204

OS Northings: 84567

OS Grid: SX332845

Mapcode National: GBR NL.97VG

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.95J

Entry Name: 1 and 3, Broad Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 7 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369936

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


LAUNCESTON

SX3284 BROAD STREET
660-1/4/3 (South East side)
13/09/72 Nos.1 AND 3
(Formerly Listed as:
BROAD STREET
(South East side)
Nos.1-7 (Odd))

GV II

Town house with later shops. Early C18. Slatehanging on
timber-frame with moulded cornice to pseudo jetty between
upper floors; steep hipped dry Delabole slate roof with
projecting eaves. Shallow-depth corner site plan. 3 storeys;
4-window range to 2nd floor ; 3 windows to 1st floor. Probably
original 12-pane hornless sashes with thick glazing bars
except for early C19 sixteen-pane sash to 1st-floor centre and
similar 12-pane sash to 1st-floor right. Left-hand return is
2-window range with early/mid C18 sashes on the left and blind
windows painted on at right. Ground floor has large C20 corner
shop front with splayed doorway to corner; smaller C20 shop
front of No.3 on right has splayed doorway on its left and
passage between leading to keyed elliptical-arched pilastered
doorway with panelled top-glazed door with Moorish-arch-headed
panels. Rear is slate hung and has tall early C19 stair window
with thin glazing bars. INTERIOR: Many C18 two-panel doors
some with fielded panels, some with scratch moulding, H L
hinges; C18 moulded cornice to 1st-floor left-hand corner
chamber; early C19 open-well open-string stair with mahogany
handrail scrolled over newel.


Listing NGR: SX3319884557

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