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6 and 7, Penlee Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3801 / 50°22'48"N

Longitude: -4.1612 / 4°9'40"W

OS Eastings: 246436

OS Northings: 55594

OS Grid: SX464555

Mapcode National: GBR R76.SM

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.8PP

Entry Name: 6 and 7, Penlee Gardens

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473705

Location: Plymouth, PL3

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4655 PENLEE GARDENS, Stoke
740-1/42/685 (North side)
25/01/54 Nos.6 AND 7
(Formerly Listed as:
PENLEE GARDENS, Devonport
Nos.6 AND 7)

GV II

Pair of villas in planned group. Early C19 by John Foulston.
Incised stucco with stucco detail; dry slate hipped roof with
projecting eaves and pediments over slightly projecting end
bays; rendered end stacks. Double-depth plan plus service
wings at right angles to rear centre and entrance porches set
back at left and right.
2 storeys; overall symmetrical 4-bay garden front. Sashes with
fairly large panes, those to ground floor under moulded hoods
on consoles. Return elevations of 3 bays are blind except for
central windows over porches with moulded entablature and
paired unfluted columns; original panelled doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
Part of a good group of villas by Foulston, set within their
original landscape and thus remarkable in a national context.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
674).

Listing NGR: SX4643655594

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