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3 and 4, Nelson Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3776 / 50°22'39"N

Longitude: -4.1674 / 4°10'2"W

OS Eastings: 245986

OS Northings: 55320

OS Grid: SX459553

Mapcode National: GBR R66.76

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.D8K

Entry Name: 3 and 4, Nelson Gardens

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473648

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4455 NELSON GARDENS, Stoke
740-1/41/667 (South side)
Nos.3 AND 4

GV II

Pair of villas in planned group. 1860s. Stucco with stucco
detail; dry slate and asbestos slate mansard roof over
bracketed entablature; 8 pedimented mansard dormers; stuccoed
end stacks with moulded entablature. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic over basement; overall
symmetrical 1:1:2:2:1:1-window entrance front. Horned sashes
within moulded architraves; large tripartite stair windows
with central open and broken pediments on consoles, towards
left and right. Channelled rustication to large porches near
left and right. 2-window-range porches have parapets with
moulded entablature, and, at left and right, distyle
pedimented doorways with Tuscan columns plus inner keyed
architraves, overlights and panelled doors. Rear has similar
eaves and roof details to front and full-height canted bays at
left and right surmounted by smaller canted dormers behind
balustrades.
INTERIOR: of No.3 has moulded band with roses to vestibule,
moulded cornice with carved modillions to entrance hall,
open-well staircase with open string, turned balusters, turned
and carved newel, and some old chimneypieces including
Edwardian Baroque chimneypiece to stair hall.
Part of a distinctive planned group of semi-detached villas.

Listing NGR: SX4598655320

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

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