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Lemon Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Truro, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.26 / 50°15'35"N

Longitude: -5.0537 / 5°3'13"W

OS Eastings: 182443

OS Northings: 44459

OS Grid: SW824444

Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XMPP

Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.P12

Entry Name: Lemon Villas

Listing Date: 8 January 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 377498

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

SW8244SW LEMON VILLAS
880-1/10/182 Nos.1, 2 AND 3
08/01/71

GV II

Block of 3 villas. Early C19. Stuccoed elevations, 2 hipped
asbestos slate roofs with linking roof, projecting eaves,
stuccoed stacks. U-shaped double-depth plan with recessed
central villa facing south flanked by 2 similar villas facing
east and west. 2 storeys. Principal villa (No.1) has
symmetrical 3-window east front with central doorway within
C19 glazed porch with pilaster corners and round-arched
lights; also scribed corner pilasters with pairs of consoles
and narrower pilasters with single consoles flanking central
bay and original 12-pane hornless sashes, moulded eaves. South
front of 2:3:2-fenestration is similarly detailed, the central
bays are set back and there is an iron verandah in front with
doorways with panelled doors at left and right near the
angles. INTERIOR: where inspected (ground floor of Nos 1 & 2)
retains many original features including window shutters,
panelled doors, moulded ceiling cornices over consoles and
open-well stair with mahogany handrail over scrolled newel.


Listing NGR: SW8244344459

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