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Looseleigh House

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4221 / 50°25'19"N

Longitude: -4.137 / 4°8'13"W

OS Eastings: 248288

OS Northings: 60211

OS Grid: SX482602

Mapcode National: GBR RC5.SZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 277Y.03L

Entry Name: Looseleigh House

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386212

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473596

Location: Plymouth, PL6

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Budshead

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX46SE LOOSELEIGH LANE, Tamerton Foliot
740-1/2/850 (North side)
01/05/75 No.33
Looseleigh House
(Formerly Listed as:
LOOSELEIGH LANE, Tamerton Foliot
Looseleigh House)

GV II

Country house. C18, remodelled 1806 [date on rainwater head]
and mid-late C19. Stucco on probable rubble; hipped slate
roofs, the front block with balustraded parapet, bellcote over
rear range; brick axial stacks. Overall near courtyard plan
with U-shaped-plan block at the front, wing extended at lower
level to rear left and parallel service range at the rear.
2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window front with quoin strips,
moulded strings and architraves. Mid-late C19 canted bays at
left and right with 2-pane horned sashes over cruciform
casements and single sash over central pilastered porch with
moulded cornice and 4-panel door. Venetian stair window at
rear of front block. Rear wings are lower and may at least in
part survive from the C18 house.
INTERIOR: good quality C18 staircase with turned balusters and
column newels; fielded-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SX4828860211

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

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