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Palace Vaults

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3668 / 50°22'0"N

Longitude: -4.1352 / 4°8'6"W

OS Eastings: 248241

OS Northings: 54055

OS Grid: SX482540

Mapcode National: GBR RCH.S5

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.DT7

Plus Code: 9C2Q9V87+PW

Entry Name: Palace Vaults

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473665

ID on this website: 101386280

Location: Barbican, Plymouth, Devon, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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SX4854SW NEW STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/38 (South side)
01/05/75 No.33
Palace Vaults
(Formerly Listed as:
NEW STREET, Plymouth


Warehouse. 1809 datestone and inscription AG Werninck, Palace
Vaults. Plymouth limestone rubble with segmental stone arches
to openings; corrugated asbestos roof. Deep plan with gable
end onto the street.
4 storeys plus attic; symmetrical 2-window front above ground
floor with central loading doorways (now converted to
windows). Ground floor has C20 shopfront with large central
shop window with glazing bars and pilastered doorway on either
side; panelled doors. Left-hand return is a 10-window range; 3
ground-floor doorways and central loading doorways.
INTERIOR: remodelled 1970/80s.
New Street contains a high proportion of fine C17 and C18
houses and some fine warehouses.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4824154055

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