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South Devon Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3706 / 50°22'14"N

Longitude: -4.1222 / 4°7'19"W

OS Eastings: 249178

OS Northings: 54456

OS Grid: SX491544

Mapcode National: GBR RFM.SJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.5VV

Entry Name: South Devon Place

Listing Date: 9 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473377

Location: Plymouth, PL4

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Sutton and Mount Gould

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4954
740-1/58/364
09/08/71

EMBANKMENT ROAD, Plymouth
(North side)
South Devon Place Nos.37-79 (odd)

II

Planned terrace of 22 houses. Early-mid C19. Stucco with
stucco detail; some slate roofs but most replaced with
asbestos slate; parapets with moulded cornices; dormer
windows, the 2-storey houses with mansard roofs and mansard
dormers, some with segmental pediments; brick or rendered
axial and end stacks. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: central 8 houses 3 storeys plus attics and with
triangular pediment over the central 5-window-range pair, the
flanking houses are 2 storeys plus attics. Except for central
pair, each house is a 2-window range. Ground-floor windows and
doors to recessed panels with round arches and impost string;
1st-floor sill string and most window openings with moulded
architraves, the central pair with moulded brackets above
1st-floor windows and moulded architraves also to 2nd floor.
Various late C19 and C20 horned sashes and some late C20
windows and plain fanlights over C20 doors replacing panelled
doors to most houses.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain original features
of interest.

Listing NGR: SX4917854456

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

Description


PLYMOUTH

SX4954
740-1/58/364
09/08/71

EMBANKMENT ROAD, Plymouth
(North side)
South Devon Place Nos.37-79 (odd)

II

Planned terrace of 22 houses. Early-mid C19. Stucco with
stucco detail; some slate roofs but most replaced with
asbestos slate; parapets with moulded cornices; dormer
windows, the 2-storey houses with mansard roofs and mansard
dormers, some with segmental pediments; brick or rendered
axial and end stacks. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: central 8 houses 3 storeys plus attics and with
triangular pediment over the central 5-window-range pair, the
flanking houses are 2 storeys plus attics. Except for central
pair, each house is a 2-window range. Ground-floor windows and
doors to recessed panels with round arches and impost string;
1st-floor sill string and most window openings with moulded
architraves, the central pair with moulded brackets above
1st-floor windows and moulded architraves also to 2nd floor.
Various late C19 and C20 horned sashes and some late C20
windows and plain fanlights over C20 doors replacing panelled
doors to most houses.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain original features
of interest.

Listing NGR: SX4917854456

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