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South West Lodge and Walls and Railings at Plymouth Devonport and Stonehouse Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Peverell, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3815 / 50°22'53"N

Longitude: -4.1445 / 4°8'40"W

OS Eastings: 247627

OS Northings: 55709

OS Grid: SX476557

Mapcode National: GBR R9Z.6V

Mapcode Global: FRA 2861.95Q

Entry Name: South West Lodge and Walls and Railings at Plymouth Devonport and Stonehouse Cemetery

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473391

Location: Plymouth, PL4

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Peverell

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4755 FORD PARK ROAD, Ford Park
740-1/42/251 (North side)
01/05/75 South-west Lodge & walls & railings
at Plymouth Devonport & Stonehouse
Cemetery
(Formerly Listed as:
FORD PARK ROAD, Plymouth
South west Lodge at Plymouth,
Devonport and Stonehouse Cemetery)

GV II

Lodge at entrance to cemetery. Mid C19. Plymouth limestone
rubble with limestone dressings; dry slate roofs with coped
gable ends; irregularly disposed rubble and dressed stone
lateral and end stacks: one lateral stack with diagonally-set
shaft and one end stack with round shaft. Gothic Revival
style. Irregular plan to resemble 2 attached lodges.
EXTERIOR: single storey, plus attic to part; irregular
buttressed gabled elevations with transomed mullioned windows
with pointed top lights and sunk spandrels. The carriageway
frontage has gable end on the left with canted bay window;
gabled single-light dormer over projecting outshut to right of
this; lateral stack in the angle with projecting gable end on
the right with similar canted bay window. Left-hand return is
entrance front with gable over 2-light window and porch on the
right with 2-centred arched doorway and original pair of
planked doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the
very complete exterior.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low rubble walls attached to forecourt of
lodge with 2 squat gate-piers and linked to cemetery entrance
gateway with dressed limestone piers and terminal with
cruciform gabled caps and curved plinths between surmounted by
wrought and cast-iron railings with turned bases and finials.


Listing NGR: SX4762755709

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

Description


PLYMOUTH

SX4755 FORD PARK ROAD, Ford Park
740-1/42/251 (North side)
01/05/75 South-west Lodge & walls & railings
at Plymouth Devonport & Stonehouse
Cemetery
(Formerly Listed as:
FORD PARK ROAD, Plymouth
South west Lodge at Plymouth,
Devonport and Stonehouse Cemetery)

GV II

Lodge at entrance to cemetery. Mid C19. Plymouth limestone
rubble with limestone dressings; dry slate roofs with coped
gable ends; irregularly disposed rubble and dressed stone
lateral and end stacks: one lateral stack with diagonally-set
shaft and one end stack with round shaft. Gothic Revival
style. Irregular plan to resemble 2 attached lodges.
EXTERIOR: single storey, plus attic to part; irregular
buttressed gabled elevations with transomed mullioned windows
with pointed top lights and sunk spandrels. The carriageway
frontage has gable end on the left with canted bay window;
gabled single-light dormer over projecting outshut to right of
this; lateral stack in the angle with projecting gable end on
the right with similar canted bay window. Left-hand return is
entrance front with gable over 2-light window and porch on the
right with 2-centred arched doorway and original pair of
planked doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the
very complete exterior.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low rubble walls attached to forecourt of
lodge with 2 squat gate-piers and linked to cemetery entrance
gateway with dressed limestone piers and terminal with
cruciform gabled caps and curved plinths between surmounted by
wrought and cast-iron railings with turned bases and finials.


Listing NGR: SX4762755709

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