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53 and 53a, Southside Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3675 / 50°22'3"N

Longitude: -4.1368 / 4°8'12"W

OS Eastings: 248129

OS Northings: 54143

OS Grid: SX481541

Mapcode National: GBR RC7.4S

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6U0

Plus Code: 9C2Q9V97+27

Entry Name: 53 and 53a, Southside Street

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473794

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


740-1/62/71 (South side)
25/01/54 Nos.53 AND 53A
(Formerly Listed as:


Wine merchant's house. C17, built for Collier and Co. who
occupied these premises until a few years ago, front
remodelled probably mid C18, 1782 date on lead rainwater head.
Plastered front with moulded cornices (pseudo jetties)
dividing floors; steep dry slate roof; rear lateral stacks.
Deep plan including rear wings.
3 storeys; 3-window range. C18 paired hornless sashes with
thick glazing bars to upper floors; rusticated quoins to 1st
floor. Ground floor has moulded fascia interrupted by open
pediment of pilastered doorway right of centre with C18
6-panel door; stucco with channelled rustication left of
doorway flanking plate glass window and doorway with 2-panel
door (vertical panels) at far left; wide window opening at far
right also with plate glass.
INTERIOR: not inspected but former list description notes
concealed C17 fireplace.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4812954143

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

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