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8 and 9, Penlee Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3802 / 50°22'48"N

Longitude: -4.1608 / 4°9'38"W

OS Eastings: 246467

OS Northings: 55601

OS Grid: SX464556

Mapcode National: GBR R78.YC

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.8W4

Entry Name: 8 and 9, Penlee Gardens

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473707

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
740-1/42/686 (North side)
25/01/54 Nos.8 AND 9
(Formerly Listed as:
PENLEE GARDENS, Devonport
Nos.8 AND 9)

GV II

Pair of villas in planned group. Early C19 by John Foulston.
Stucco with stucco detail; dry slate hipped roof with
modillion cornice and pediment over the central 2 bays;
rendered end stacks. Double-depth plan plus deep service wings
at rear left and right and entrance porches set back to
returns.
2 storeys; symmetrical 4-bay garden front with plinth and end
pilasters. Late C19 sashes to No.9 (right) and C20 windows to
No.8, those to 1st floor under moulded hoods on consoles, the
ground-floor windows with corner pilasters, moulded
entablature, and turned balustrades above, the windows to
central bays are tripartite. Porches with moulded entablature
and paired columns to return elevations; No.8 with glazed
doors, No.9 with 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: SX4646755601

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