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Latitude: 50.3639 / 50°21'49"N
Longitude: -4.1593 / 4°9'33"W
OS Eastings: 246516
OS Northings: 53781
OS Grid: SX465537
Mapcode National: GBR R7J.9T
Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.PD8
Entry Name: Royal Marine Barracks, Emmas Cottage, Building Number 9 and Attached Walls
Listing Date: 1 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117107
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473363
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4653 DURNFORD STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/66/775 (East side)
01/05/75 Royal Marine Barracks: Emma's
Cottage, Building No.9 & attached
Formerly known as: No.9 (Officers' Quarters House) DURNFORD
STREET Stonehouse, R M Barracks.
Detached house, used as assistant surgeon's on Marine's
barracks. c1861, designed by Col. G Greene, Director of the
Admiralty Works Department. Stuccoed walls; dry slate hipped
roof behind parapet with moulded cornice; rendered axial
stacks; flat roof to rear wing. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3-window range. Sashes with glazing bars;
stone sills. Central wooden porch with moulded cornice and
glazed sides and door.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: high rubble garden wall on side of house.
HISTORY: built as the Assistant Surgeon's house, with the
Surgeon's house (now Seagate House, qv), at a time when the
Longroom (qv) was used as the hospital. Built in the 1860s
extension of the C18 barracks, and forming part of an
important and complete barracks complex.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4651653781
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