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Warehouse Formerly Occupied by Metherell and Son Limited and by Westcraft

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3671 / 50°22'1"N

Longitude: -4.1368 / 4°8'12"W

OS Eastings: 248125

OS Northings: 54093

OS Grid: SX481540

Mapcode National: GBR RC7.4Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.66G

Entry Name: Warehouse Formerly Occupied by Metherell and Son Limited and by Westcraft

Listing Date: 26 October 1973

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473653

Location: Plymouth, PL1

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 NEW STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/27 (North side)
26/10/73 Nos.1-4 (Consecutive)
Warehouse formerly occupied by
Metherell & Son Ltd. & by Westcraft
(Formerly Listed as:
NEW STREET, Plymouth
Warehouse occupied by Metherell's &
Sheperd & Bone Ltd. and Westcraft)

GV II

Large warehouse. Early C19. Plymouth limestone rubble with
segmental brick arches over the openings; tarred slate roof,
hipped to left-hand corner. Large roughly L-shaped plan with
front following the curve of the street.
3 storeys; 8-window range to street front with small
widely-spaced windows. Old 2-light casement windows, some of
those to ground floor with iron bars; 5 doorways, now blocked.
Left-hand return is a 1-window range with doorway and former
loading doorways on the right, the ground-floor doorway later
partly blocked and converted to window.
INTERIOR: includes timber beamed floors and brick-vaulted
floors supported on cast-iron columns.
This is one of the least altered warehouses in Plymouth.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
662).

Listing NGR: SX4812554093

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