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42-45 and 45a, Adelaide Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3704 / 50°22'13"N

Longitude: -4.1563 / 4°9'22"W

OS Eastings: 246752

OS Northings: 54503

OS Grid: SX467545

Mapcode National: GBR R81.14

Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.4L4

Entry Name: 42-45 and 45a, Adelaide Street

Listing Date: 18 September 1992

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473159

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

Church of England Parish: Plymouth St Peter and the Holy Apostles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


Nos.42-45 AND 45A (Consecutive)

(Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE STREET Nos.42-45 (Consecutive))



Part of planned terrace of houses. Mid C19 to designs by John Foulston. Stucco with stucco detail; dry slate or asbestos slate roofs behind stuccoed parapets, Nos. 43 and 44 with moulded entablature, No. 45 (right) with pediment and moulded entablature over pilasters; roof dormers; some brick end stacks. Double-depth plan, each house with one room at the front and entrance to one side.

EXTERIOR: two storeys plus attic; each house a two-window range, except for No.45, which is a one-window range. Four-pane hornless sashes to No.45, possibly the original sashes with glazing bars removed; No. 44 with horned copies of original twelve-pane hornless sashes, the ground-floor sash also with spoked fanlight head; other windows are late C20, all in original openings, the ground-floor window openings with round-arched heads with recessed round-arched panels. Central pair of pilastered doorways with moulded hoods on consoles to Nos. 43 and 44; overlights.

INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain original features of interest.

A rare survival of a planned group by Foulston, in a simpler version of his work around the Hooe.

Listing NGR: SX4676254513

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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