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Premises of Ae Monson

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3682 / 50°22'5"N

Longitude: -4.1364 / 4°8'10"W

OS Eastings: 248163

OS Northings: 54215

OS Grid: SX481542

Mapcode National: GBR RC9.9B

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6CG

Entry Name: Premises of Ae Monson

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386452

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473839

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of 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


PLYMOUTH

SX4854SW THE PARADE, Barbican
740-1/62/87 (North side)
01/05/75 No.9
Premises of AE Monson
(Formerly Listed as:
PARADE, Plymouth
No.9)

GV II

Warehouse on wharf. 1847 datestone. Rusticated Plymouth
limestone ashlar pilaster piers spanned by dressed segmental
arches to ground floor, otherwise coursed rubble front with
Plymouth limestone dressings including voussoirs to segmental
arches; dry slate roof with hip at the front. Fairly deep
rectangular plan.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys; symmetrical front with 3 windows to 1st
floor and tall loading bay above with doors on 2 levels.
Architectural detail of front includes plinth to pilasters
with stepped capitals and imposts, string above, mid-floor
string to upper floors but interrupted by the tall loading
opening, a parapet coping and a stepped centre with datestone
above, there is also a large rotatable iron hoist bracket on
wall bearings to left of loading doorway of upper floor.
Openings are of diminishing height from ground floor upwards:
3rd floor with 2-light casements; 2nd floor with 2-light
transomed casements; 1st floor with 4-pane horned sashes with
paired sashes to wider centre opening and ground floor with
pair of original 12-pane hornless sashes flanked by doorways
with original 3-pane overlights and 6-panel doors resembling
pairs of doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the
exterior.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
663).


Listing NGR: SX4816354215

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