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Royal Marine Barracks Equipment Shed

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3644 / 50°21'51"N

Longitude: -4.1599 / 4°9'35"W

OS Eastings: 246476

OS Northings: 53842

OS Grid: SX464538

Mapcode National: GBR R7F.FL

Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.H6K

Entry Name: Royal Marine Barracks Equipment Shed

Listing Date: 8 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473364

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4653NW DURNFORD STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/65/778 (East side)
08/07/98 Royal Marine Barracks: Equipment
Shed

GV II

Store, later garage and store at Marines barracks. Mid C19.
Plymouth limestone rubble and dry slate roof. Long rectangular
plan.
EXTERIOR: Single storey; 15-bay front carried on a colonnade
of cast-iron Tuscan columns, partly walled in with wide
windows with vertical glazing bars above rubble masonry,
otherwise open or with large ledged doors, some with
overlights above.
INTERIOR: has a timber king post truss roof.
HISTORY: shown on 1860s map of the barracks as a store.
Included for group value with the Longroom (qv), and as a good
surviving example of an auxiliary building within a complete
Marines barracks.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
672).

Listing NGR: SX4647653842

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