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Numbers 3 and 4 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3661 / 50°21'57"N

Longitude: -4.1438 / 4°8'37"W

OS Eastings: 247625

OS Northings: 53995

OS Grid: SX476539

Mapcode National: GBR RB2.8D

Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.HFH

Plus Code: 9C2Q9V84+CF

Entry Name: Numbers 3 and 4 and Attached Forecourt Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473562

ID on this website: 101113340

Location: Plymouth, Devon, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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740-1/66/282 (West side)
Nos.3 AND 4
and attached forecourt walls and


Pair of houses in planned terrace. Mid C19. Stucco; asbestos
slate mansard roof with 4 attic windows over moulded parapet
cornice; stuccoed end stacks with moulded cornices.
Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus attic over basement; symmetrical
4-window front with C20 windows in original openings. Stucco
detail includes: tetrastyle Tuscan porch with moulded
entablature, the cornice surmounted by a latticed balustrade
repeated over the flanking slightly-projecting tripartite
windows with linking cornice string; eared 1st-floor
architraves with moulded cornice hoods; 2nd-floor has sill
string with round sill brackets and eared architraves. Pair of
segmental-arched doorways with panelled doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached forecourt walls and railings.
Included as part of an important planned group of terraces and
villas by Foulston and his pupil Wightwick on the Hoe, a
scheme which placed Plymouth in the forefront of town planning
in the early/mid C19.

Listing NGR: SX4762653984

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