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Latitude: 50.3669 / 50°22'0"N
Longitude: -4.1356 / 4°8'8"W
OS Eastings: 248212
OS Northings: 54073
OS Grid: SX482540
Mapcode National: GBR RCF.MB
Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6NS
Entry Name: 37 and 38, New Street
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Last Amended: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386284
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473669
Location: Plymouth, 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
SX4854SW NEW STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/42 (South side)
25/01/54 Nos.37 AND 38
(Formerly Listed as:
NEW STREET, Plymouth
Nos.37 AND 38)
2 merchant's houses. C17, front remodelled later.
Stuccoed front with moulded cornices to slight jetties; steep
dry slate roof behind parapet; 2 dormer windows; rendered end
stack on left; 2 large rubble lateral stacks over original
rear wall and large rubble end stack off-centre to rear
PLAN: single-depth plan plus 2 rear gabled stair towers and 2
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus attic; 2:1-window range with C20
horned sashes with glazing bars. No.37 (left) has original
3-light ovolo-moulded window with 2 surviving mullions and a
partly-glazed door to either side.
INTERIOR: contains 2 original pole staircases. No.37 has C17
moulded beam to cellar, an ovolo-moulded doorframe to front
1st-floor room, a corner cupboard with doors missing, an old
planked door and 2 x C19 iron grates. No.38 has a C17
ovolo-moulded doorframe, some C18 ceiling joists, rough-hewn
beam in cobbled basement, a good C18 glazed corner cupboard
with elliptical arch and a C19 chimneypiece with consoles.
Roof structure not inspected but likely to be of interest.
New Street contains a high proportion of fine C17 and C18
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4821254073
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