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Landing Steps from Mount Wise Ward

A Grade II Listed Building in Devonport, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.366 / 50°21'57"N

Longitude: -4.1722 / 4°10'19"W

OS Eastings: 245609

OS Northings: 54043

OS Grid: SX456540

Mapcode National: GBR R5D.YK

Mapcode Global: FRA 2842.JDF

Entry Name: Landing Steps from Mount Wise Ward

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473643

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Devonport

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4554 MOUNT WISE, Devonport
740-1/54/159 Landing Steps from Mount Wise Ward
01/05/75

GV II

Double flight of landing steps to pavilion and doorway through
defensive wall. 1820 and VR 1847 to keystone of doorway.
Plymouth limestone rubble and limestone dressings; wooden
frame weatherboarded pavilion with dry slate hipped roof. 2
curved flights of steps up to landing with pavilion on tall
battered stone base, the pavilion in front of wide doorway
spanned by an elliptical arch through a battered rubble wall.
There is another (straight) flight of steps opposite this
doorway on the other side of the Richmond Walk.
Part of a group of buildings, detached from the naval base,
which provided accommodation for officers.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
676 & 677; PSA Historic Buildings Register: DOE: Southern
England (Devon South West): 89).


Listing NGR: SX4560954043

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