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Park Keepers Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3654 / 50°21'55"N

Longitude: -4.1402 / 4°8'24"W

OS Eastings: 247882

OS Northings: 53914

OS Grid: SX478539

Mapcode National: GBR RBN.YC

Mapcode Global: FRA 2862.JVY

Entry Name: Park Keepers Lodge

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473852

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4753 THE PROMENADE, Hoe
740-1/66/306 Park-keeper's Lodge

GV II

Park-keepers lodge. 1887-88. Stucco with stucco detail; dry
slate roof with projecting eaves and verge with exposed
purlins and shaped barge board; hipped roof to centre of front
and sprocketed to further projection over verandah on 3 sides;
cast-iron stanchions or columns and arches; stuccoed and
panelled central stack with moulded cornice. Irregular
T-shaped plan plus extension at rear right.
Single storey; 1-window front. Canted bay window to centre of
front wing with 5-bay open verandah at the front and with
3-bay returns; slender near Ionic columns, ornate spandrels
and fascia. Keyed, moulded round-arched pilastered niche with
coat of arms and inscription, to wall set back on the right.
Return walls each with pair of windows in openings similar to
those of the niche but with central mullions as near
Corinthian columns.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
One of a good group of park buildings on the Hoe.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
665).

Listing NGR: SX4788253914

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