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The Ferns

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3867 / 50°23'12"N

Longitude: -4.1304 / 4°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 248646

OS Northings: 56256

OS Grid: SX486562

Mapcode National: GBR RD8.YT

Mapcode Global: FRA 2870.W45

Entry Name: The Ferns

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473773

Location: Plymouth, PL3

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Compton

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4856SE SEYMOUR ROAD, Mannamead
740-1/38/334 (North side)
01/05/75 The Ferns
(Formerly Listed as:
SEYMOUR ROAD, Plymouth
The Ferns)

GV II

Detached villa. Mid C19. Stucco; dry slate hipped roof with
dentilled eaves cornice; stuccoed end stacks. Double-depth
plan with probably 2 rooms at the front flanking a central
entrance hall.
2 storeys; symmetrical 3-bay front with centre bay broken
forward and surmounted by a triangular pediment with dentilled
cornices. 4-pane sashes to 1st floor; canted bay windows to
ground-floor left and right with moulded cornice linked to
string course. Central porch with rusticated round-arched
doorway; cast-iron railings to parapet above.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
One of a good group of villas in Mannamead which was developed
after 1851.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
669).

Listing NGR: SX4864656256

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