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1-7, Lipson Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3783 / 50°22'42"N

Longitude: -4.1239 / 4°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 249083

OS Northings: 55317

OS Grid: SX490553

Mapcode National: GBR RFC.2N

Mapcode Global: FRA 2871.K73

Entry Name: 1-7, Lipson Terrace

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386254

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473639

Location: Plymouth, PL4

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Sutton and Mount Gould

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


740-1/44/320 (North side)
01/05/75 Lipson Terrace Nos.1-7 (consec)
(Formerly Listed as:
Lipson Terrace Nos.1-8 (consec))


Planned terrace of houses (former No.8 combined with No.7).
Early C19. Stucco or render; dry slate or asbestos slate roofs
behind parapet with heavy moulded cornice; No.4 with steeper
roof and 2 dormer windows; brick or stuccoed end stacks.
Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; Nos 1 and 2 each with a symmetrical
3-window front with central Classical style porch, others each
with similar porch to left of front, all with round-arched
1st-floor windows. Original hornless sashes with glazing bars
to No.1 (left) with fanlight heads to 1st-floor sashes; 2
original sashes to No.2 [1st floor], otherwise later horned
sashes. Porches vary in detail, as do the doors, all have
moulded entablature, incised pilasters and parapets;
round-arched lights to sides of porches, the windows of No.5
with fanlight heads, most have flush-panelled, fielded or
moulded 6-panel doors. No.7 (The Mount) has altered parapet,
pebbledash render and only 1 porch. Left-hand return of No.1
has central bowed stair turret with curved window with glazing
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
Good planned group of houses with entrance lodges (q.v.).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4908355317

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