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Rhondda House

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2638 / 50°15'49"N

Longitude: -5.0561 / 5°3'22"W

OS Eastings: 182285

OS Northings: 44897

OS Grid: SW822448

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XF1N

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.G1K

Entry Name: Rhondda House

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201450

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377366

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: Truro St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


TRURO

SW8244NW EDWARD STREET
880-1/6/44 (East side)
19/06/73 No.39
Rhondda House

GV II

Villa. Early C19. Probably by Philip Sambell for Josephus
Ferris, developer. Render and stucco elevations, dry Delabole
slate roof with wide eaves hipped on the left, pierced clay
ridge tiles and brick end stacks on the right. Rectangular
double-depth plan with 2 reception rooms flanking a central
hall at the front, and a C20 wing behind left-hand side. 2
storeys; symmetrical 3-window west street front has wide
elliptical-arched central doorway with vermiculated
rustication, C20 glazed door, original fanlight. Probably
original hornless sashes with glazing bars under shallow
segmental arches: margin lights to ground floor, 16-pane to
1st floor. Left-hand return wall has remains of fluted
pilaster on the right. First floor has 3 windows in moulded
architraves, original 12-pane sash on the left and 2 blind
openings; widely-spaced brackets under the eaves. INTERIOR not
inspected but likely to be of interest.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: River Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).


Listing NGR: SW8228544897

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