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8, George Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Devonport, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3698 / 50°22'11"N

Longitude: -4.1737 / 4°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 245510

OS Northings: 54466

OS Grid: SX455544

Mapcode National: GBR R55.0C

Mapcode Global: FRA 2842.3T0

Plus Code: 9C2Q9R9G+WG

Entry Name: 8, George Street

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473334

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Devonport

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 14/02/2018


GEORGE STREET (North side)
(formerly listed as No.2 Old Chapel Public House, DUKE STREET, previously listed as: GEORGE STREET, Devonport No.8 The Old Chapel Public House)



Former nonconformist (Unitarian chapel). 1790; converted to public house in 1801. Stone rubble with brick dressings but probably originally stuccoed; bitumen-grouted slate roofs with slightly-projecting eaves and moulded wooden pediment to front end of main roof and to porch roof. Rectangular aisle-less plan, presumably originally with galleries; small C20 flat-roofed single-storey extension to part of left-hand return.
Two-storey elevations: three windows to left-hand side and two windows to entrance front. Round first-floor windows with glazing bars and pivot-opening centres. There is a blind oval formerly dated 1801 to the main pediment and a spoked glazed lunette to the porch pediment with a 1790 date plaque under; blocked ground-floor windows: two flanking wide central doorway of porch and one visible to left-hand return; C20 panelled doors.
INTERIOR: remodelled C20.
Listing NGR: SX4551054466

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