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31, Boscawen Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2636 / 50°15'48"N

Longitude: -5.0503 / 5°3'1"W

OS Eastings: 182700

OS Northings: 44849

OS Grid: SW827448

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XGL6

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.J9C

Entry Name: 31, Boscawen Street

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377334

Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Truro

Built-Up Area: Truro

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Mary Truro

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


880-1/7/14 (North side)
29/12/50 No.31


Town house, now shop. Late C18. Freestone ashlar front;
natural slate hipped roof behind parapet. Deep plan has
original entrance hall on the right and late C19 shop in place
of former parlour, on the left. 3 storeys; 4-window front.
Round-headed doorway on the right, with three-quarter fluted
Doric columns, triglyphs to entablature and an open pediment;
panelled reveals, 6-panel door and spoked fanlight; rusticated
quoins, flat arches with projecting keyblocks over C19 or C20
horned sashes with glazing bars to tops of 1st-floor sashes
and moulded parapet with blind arcade to frieze. Circa late
C19 two-light shop front has doorway on the left, with
overlight; panelled terminal pilasters with consoles with
moulded cornice to the fascia and slender turned mullions to
the shop window. INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of

Listing NGR: SW8270044849

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