This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.3696 / 50°22'10"N
Longitude: -4.1369 / 4°8'12"W
OS Eastings: 248129
OS Northings: 54369
OS Grid: SX481543
Mapcode National: GBR RC6.DT
Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.05C
Entry Name: 36, Looe Street
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Last Amended: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386208
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473592
Location: Plymouth, PL4
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4854SW LOOE STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/20 (South side)
(Formerly Listed as:
LOOE STREET, Plymouth
Merchant's house. Early C17. Render on timber frame and
rubble; Steep dry slate roof with eaves projecting over
oriels. Double-depth plan including C20 additions at the rear.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2nd floor with C17 oak canted oriel with
moulded frame at left and right and a wide horizontal-sliding
sash filling the space between, all with glazing bars; the 1st
floor with similar but much wider oriel with 6 lights with
moulded mullions with small-paned casements; moulded cornice
and hipped slate roof above. The 3 oriel windows are carried
on shaped and carved brackets under the splays plus a central
bracket under the 1st-floor window. Ground floor has canted
shop window with glazing bars and hipped roof on the left; the
panelled door and moulded frame on the right are copied from
the C17 originals which are in the Museum.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
A fine early C17 merchant's house, particularly notable for
the fenestration to the facade which defines the principal
living areas on the upper floors. Part of a significant group
of C17 and C18 houses.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4812854364
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings