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Saccone and Speed Limited Warehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3669 / 50°22'0"N

Longitude: -4.136 / 4°8'9"W

OS Eastings: 248186

OS Northings: 54064

OS Grid: SX481540

Mapcode National: GBR RCC.GL

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6JF

Entry Name: Saccone and Speed Limited Warehouse

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473671

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


SX4854SW NEW STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/49 (South side)
01/05/75 Nos.41 AND 42
Saccone and Speed Ltd. Warehouse
(Formerly Listed as:
NEW STREET, Plymouth
Saccone and Speed Ltd. Warehouse)


Includes: Saccone and Speed Ltd. Warehouse CASTLE DYKE LANE
Pair of large warehouses. c1800. Plymouth limestone rubble
walls with dressed quoins, jambstones and voussoirs to
segmental arches; 2 parallel dry slate roofs gable ends onto
the street. Large roughly rectangular plan, deeper than wide,
built into a slope at the rear.
2 storeys plus attic over basement; pair of symmetrical
2-window fronts with central loading doorways. Some openings
blocked but most, including those to right-hand return, with
original or old shutters and planked doors; openings grouped
closer to attic gables and with central loading hoists, one
with a ring; 4 basement openings with shutters and iron bars
and some ventilators with crossed iron bars.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain its original
floors and roof structures.
This is one of the most complete and unaltered warehouses left
in Plymouth.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4818654064

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