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12 and 13, Penlee Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3804 / 50°22'49"N

Longitude: -4.1599 / 4°9'35"W

OS Eastings: 246531

OS Northings: 55617

OS Grid: SX465556

Mapcode National: GBR R7F.Z4

Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.9EU

Entry Name: 12 and 13, Penlee Gardens

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473711

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


740-1/42/688 (North side)
25/01/54 Nos.12 AND 13
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.12 AND 13)


Pair of villas in planned group. Early C19 by John Foulston.
Incised stucco with stucco detail; dry slate hipped roof with
moulded cornice with modillions to wide eaves soffit; rendered
end stacks. Double-depth plan plus service wings at rear left
and right and entrance porches set back to returns.
2 storeys; regular 6-window range with plinth and quoin
strips. Possibly original 12-pane hornless sashes, those to
ground floor with pilastered jambs and moulded hoods on
consoles. No.13 also has cast-iron verandah with reeded
columns and segmental arches with trailing scrolled detail,
and there is a 3-bay conservatory above the verandah in front
of the central window. Enclosed porches to return elevations
have corner pilasters and moulded entablature; 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: SX4653155617

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

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