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54, Southside Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3675 / 50°22'3"N

Longitude: -4.1369 / 4°8'12"W

OS Eastings: 248120

OS Northings: 54141

OS Grid: SX481541

Mapcode National: GBR RC6.FJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6EP

Plus Code: 9C2Q9V97+26

Entry Name: 54, Southside Street

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473795

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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740-1/62/72 (South side)
25/01/54 No.54
(Formerly Listed as:


Merchant's house. C17, remodelled in the C18. Rendered brick
front with applied mock timber framing; slate roof with
low-pitched triangular pediment with modillion cornice and
acroteria at the front; central coat of arms and ball finials
of acroteria of reused old materials; lateral brick stack on
the right and a massive central rendered rubble and brick
stack. Fairly deep plan.
4 storeys; 3-window range. Original 12-pane hornless sashes
with thick glazing bars. Ground floor has slightly bowed C20
shopfront set back from the front.
INTERIOR: not inspected but former list description notes
large carved wooden fireplace dated 1680 and small C18
staircase with turned balusters and column newels.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:

Listing NGR: SX4812054141

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