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Lemon House (The Deanery) and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2606 / 50°15'38"N

Longitude: -5.0541 / 5°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 182418

OS Northings: 44533

OS Grid: SW824445

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XML5

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.NV0

Entry Name: Lemon House (The Deanery) and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377495

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


880-1/6/178 (West side)
29/12/50 Lemon House (The Deanery) and
attached railings


Detached town house. 1815. For Mrs Elizabeth Jenkins, lessee.
Local freestone ashlar front, slatehanging to first floor of
service wing (left); dry Delabole slate hipped roof, brick end
stacks. Double-depth plan plus service wing set back on left
and at rear. 2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window range. Central
doorway with 6-panel door and overlight with glazing bars
within open distyle wooden Tuscan porch with squat
entablature. Flat arches with projecting key blocks over
original sashes with glazing bars. INTERIOR not inspected but
likely to be of interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: wrought-iron
balustrade on either side of stone steps.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SW8241844533

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