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Nos 74 and 75 and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2622 / 50°15'43"N

Longitude: -5.0519 / 5°3'6"W

OS Eastings: 182582

OS Northings: 44698

OS Grid: SW825446

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XN5K

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.PNY

Entry Name: Nos 74 and 75 and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Last Amended: 30 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377486

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 John and St Paul, Truro

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


TRURO

SW8244NE LEMON STREET
880-1/7/171 (West side)
29/12/50 Nos.74 AND 75
and attached forecourt railings
(Formerly Listed as:
LEMON STREET
Nos.74 AND 75
Iron railings in front of Nos 74 and
75)

GV II

Two town houses, now offices. 1799. By George Richards,
builder, but rebuilt in facsimile c1970. Reconstituted stone
ashlar, roof hidden by parapet. Plan remodelled when rebuilt
but retains carriageway on the right. 3 storeys; overall
7-window range; symmetrical 3-window front to
No.74 (left) has window in place of central doorway; No.75 has
regular 4-window front with replica doorcase on the left; and
original elliptical-arched carriage doorway with granite
dressings, on the right; original chamfered granite quoins.
Both fronts have first-floor sill strings, moulded cornices to
parapets and horned sashes with glazing bars. INTERIOR not
inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: original wrought-iron railings
with spear-headed finials and turned stanchions. No.75 was
listed on 8.1.71.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).


Listing NGR: SW8258244698

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