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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
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
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)
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
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-:
Listing NGR: SX4646755601
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