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37, Looe Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3696 / 50°22'10"N

Longitude: -4.137 / 4°8'13"W

OS Eastings: 248121

OS Northings: 54370

OS Grid: SX481543

Mapcode National: GBR RC6.DT

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.0EG

Entry Name: 37, Looe Street

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386209

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473593

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4854SW LOOE STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/21 (South side)
25/01/54 No.37
(Formerly Listed as:
LOOE STREET, Plymouth
No.37)

GV II

Shop premises with domestic accommodation above. c1800. Stucco
on studwork to front; dry slate roof. Double-depth plan.
4-storeys; regular 4-window range with original windows and
rare shopfront of this date. Tripartite hornless sashes with
glazing bars to upper floors. Ground floor has full-width
moulded entablature over moulded consoled doorway with 8-panel
door and horizontal diamond-paned overlight, on the left, and
double shopfront with canted and slightly bowed windows (with
reduced number of glazing bars) in the form of oriels on the
right; central moulded shop doorway with later window.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the
exterior.
Part of a significant group of C17 and C18 houses. The early
C19 shopfront is a notable example of its type.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
664).

Listing NGR: SX4812154370

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