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Gate Piers, Walls and Attached Building to Devonport High School for Boys

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3743 / 50°22'27"N

Longitude: -4.1634 / 4°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 246259

OS Northings: 54949

OS Grid: SX462549

Mapcode National: GBR R6V.CL

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.V40

Plus Code: 9C2Q9RFP+PJ

Entry Name: Gate Piers, Walls and Attached Building to Devonport High School for Boys

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386311

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473696

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


740-1/55/679 (South side)
Gate-piers, walls and attached
building to Devonport High School
for Boys


Gate-piers, road-frontage walls and attached building. Late
C18 with mid-late C19 garden building. Coped Plymouth
limestone rubble walls, granite ashlar square-on-plan
gate-piers. Semi-circular-on-plan gateway for turning
carriages, C19 gates. The wall extends along the north road
frontage, and is returned for approx. 50m along north east
side. The wall is returned along the west side, towards the
now-infilled creek, and is then returned in a north-easterly
direction for approx. 70m. The road-frontage section of wall
has a C19 outbuilding attached to its south side, built of
Plymouth limestone brought to course; hipped slate roof with
hip-roofed central clearstorey; single storey, 3-window front
with small window openings set high up; fairly wide doorway
left of centre with planked door, all within dressed stone
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4625954949

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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