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Numbers 5 and 6 and Attached Front Walls and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3774 / 50°22'38"N

Longitude: -4.1647 / 4°9'52"W

OS Eastings: 246181

OS Northings: 55300

OS Grid: SX461553

Mapcode National: GBR R6N.LD

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.FBT

Plus Code: 9C2Q9RGP+X4

Entry Name: Numbers 5 and 6 and Attached Front Walls and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473279

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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740-1/42/650 Nos.5 AND 6
and attached front walls and


Pair of villas. Mid C19. Incised stucco with stucco detail;
dry slate hipped roofs over moulded entablature with dentils
and paired brackets and pediments to end gables of wings with
oculae; roof dormers with segmental pediments. Double-depth
plan with narrow wings set back at far left and right, each
house with 1 room at the front and there are entrance halls at
left and right.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic over basement; overall
symmetrical 4-window front. Probably original horned sashes.
Stucco detail includes channelled rustication to ground floor
including the 2 canted bays to ground floor with moulded
cornices, linked to string, and surmounted by turned
balustrades. Rear is 6-window range and has 2 canted bays to
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to reflect the high quality
of the exterior.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low rubble road-frontage walls with
limestone copings ramped up to gate-piers and 3 chamfered and
panelled gate-piers with plinths and moulded caps.
Part of a fine planned group in the Classical tradition. Shown
on 1867 map.

Listing NGR: SX4618155300

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