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20, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Helston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1017 / 50°6'6"N

Longitude: -5.2748 / 5°16'29"W

OS Eastings: 165911

OS Northings: 27542

OS Grid: SW659275

Mapcode National: GBR Z1.0PH0

Mapcode Global: VH133.JP8W

Entry Name: 20, Church Street

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385374

Location: Helston, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Helston

Built-Up Area: Helston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Helston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


631-1/4/24 (West side)
24/03/50 No.20


Town house. Probably C17 or early C18. Granite and other local
rubble with some granite dressings and timber lintels; steep
asbestos slate roof behind rubble and granite-coped parapet;
rubble stack on left, rendered stack on right. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window front. Central late C18
or early C19 bowed oriel with small panes, moulded entablature
and moulded apron over pilastered doorway, of similar date,
with moulded entablature and original 6-panel door with top 2
panels later glazed; other windows are early C19. 16-pane
hornless sashes except for C20 horned copy to ground floor
right. Rear elevation has slatehanging to 1st floor and large
flight of granite steps with original iron balustrade.
INTERIOR: granite-flagged cross-passage to C18 dogleg
staircase with closed string and column-turned balusters;
original stair cupboard door with H hinges and adjoining C18
two-panel door planked at its back.

Listing NGR: SW6591127542

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