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37 and 38, New Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

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)

GV II

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
right-hand wing.
PLAN: single-depth plan plus 2 rear gabled stair towers and 2
narrow wings.
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
houses.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
662).

Listing NGR: SX4821254073

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