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The George Hotel and Attached Wall, Staircase and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3873 / 50°23'14"N

Longitude: -4.0469 / 4°2'48"W

OS Eastings: 254583

OS Northings: 56155

OS Grid: SX545561

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.T4B9

Mapcode Global: FRA 28D0.Z1B

Plus Code: 9C2Q9XP3+W6

Entry Name: The George Hotel and Attached Wall, Staircase and Railings

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473739

Location: Plympton St. Mary, Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton St Mary

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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RIDGEWAY (North side),
The George Hotel and attached wall, staircase and railings




Public house, formerly a coaching inn. C18. Slatehanging to
front, otherwise rendered, probably on rubble; fairly steep
dry slate roof with 3 flat-roofed dormers on the left; brick
end stacks and 1 axial stack. Double-depth evolved plan.
2 storeys plus attic; 3:1-window-range front. C20 horned
sashes with glazing bars within moulded architraves.
Ground-floor windows on either side of right-of-centre porch
and larger window above the right-hand window are paired
sashes. Large distyle near Doric porch with unfluted square
columns and simple entablature; with C18 4-panel door.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rubble retaining wall with central T-plan
staircase, the dressed stone coping surmounted by early-mid
C19 wrought-iron railings.
HISTORY: this inn was used for the first meeting of the
Plymouth East Turnpike Trust, following the 1757 Act of
(Gill C: Plymouth, A New History: Tiverton: 1993-: 202).

Listing NGR: SX5458356155

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