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Latitude: 50.2624 / 50°15'44"N
Longitude: -5.036 / 5°2'9"W
OS Eastings: 183716
OS Northings: 44682
OS Grid: SW837446
Mapcode National: GBR ZH.7DD1
Mapcode Global: FRA 08BB.HXH
Entry Name: Penarth south Penarth
Listing Date: 30 July 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1201433
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377317
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
Civil Parish: Truro
Built-Up Area: Truro
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St John and St Paul, Truro
Church of England Diocese: Truro
Penarth and South Penarth
Former poor house, now two private houses. 1829-1832. Killas rubble with granite dressings; asbestos slate roof on left, concrete tile on right, stuccoed gables on granite kneelers to front; stuccoed axial and lateral stacks. Fairly large double-depth plan, Tudor Gothic style E-shaped at the front. Classical style at the rear. Two storeys; symmetrical-bay entrance front has projecting gable-ended central and end wings and two-storey entrance porches in the angles with the end wings. Four-centred arched doorways to porches; four-light wooden mullioned windows. Transoms and hoodmoulds to ground floor; three-light mullioned window to each bay of 1st floor. Rear is 4:3:4 bays with shallow segmental brick arches over original sashes with glazing bars. Central bays project and have central low-pitched gable with lunette. Ground floor has various lean-to extensions.
INTERIOR not inspected.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17 April 2018.
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