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St Maurice House

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.383 / 50°22'58"N

Longitude: -4.0476 / 4°2'51"W

OS Eastings: 254522

OS Northings: 55687

OS Grid: SX545556

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.TB57

Mapcode Global: FRA 28D1.4Y5

Plus Code: 9C2Q9XM2+6X

Entry Name: St Maurice House

Listing Date: 29 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473242

Location: Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton Erle

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


SX5455NE CHURCH ROAD, Plympton St Maurice
740-1/50/458 (West side)
29/03/60 No.1
St Maurice House


Town house. Late C18. Render on probable studwork; dry slate
hipped roof with 3 flat-roofed dormers with slate-hung cheeks;
moulded eaves cornice.
PLAN: double-depth plan with 2 unequal-sized front rooms
flanking an entrance hall; 1st floor extended out on the left
and carried on a 4-bay colonnade of square stone and brick
columns so as to provide a covered walk over the pavement of
Fore Street.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic; 5-window range. Original C19
12-pane hornless sashes with some crown glass, all within
moulded architraves. Doorway towards right with pilasters and
moulded hood on consoles; blind window above doorway.
Left-hand return to Fore Street has moulded cornice to
colonnade; 2 sashes to ground floor within the loggia and sash
to 1st-floor left.
INTERIOR: not inspected but former list description notes late
C18 staircase with handrail ramped up to column newels and
with stick balusters; panelled landing with round-arched panel
to cupboard; 1st-floor room with chimneypiece with panelled
overmantel and ground-floor room with elliptical-arched alcove
and round-arched doorway.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX5452355689

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