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4, Windsor Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3678 / 50°22'4"N

Longitude: -4.1434 / 4°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 247665

OS Northings: 54183

OS Grid: SX476541

Mapcode National: GBR RB5.3V

Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.9M9

Entry Name: 4, Windsor Villas

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473574

Location: Plymouth, 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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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4754 LOCKYER STREET, Hoe
740-1/57/284 (East side)
25/01/54 Windsor Villas No.4
(Formerly Listed as:
LOCKYER STREET, Plymouth
Windsor Villas Nos 1-6 (consec))

GV II

Villa in planned group of villas. c1820s-30s. Incised stucco;
dry slate hipped mansard roof behind parapet with moulded
entablature and balustraded centre break; panelled stuccoed
end stacks with moulded cornices; attic windows. Double-depth
plan with probably 3 rooms at the front and entrance porch to
axial entrance hall from the left.
2 storeys plus attic; symmetrical 3-bay front with centre bay
broken forward plus original single-storey porch set back on
the left. Late C19 or C20 horned sashes, central bay with
tripartite sashes with consoles and moulded hoods;
ground-floor sashes taller. Porch has parapet with moulded
cornice.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
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.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
664).

Listing NGR: SX4766554183

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