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The Shakespeare Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Devonport, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3697 / 50°22'10"N

Longitude: -4.1728 / 4°10'22"W

OS Eastings: 245576

OS Northings: 54456

OS Grid: SX455544

Mapcode National: GBR R5B.16

Mapcode Global: FRA 2842.4ET

Entry Name: The Shakespeare Public House

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473860

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Devonport

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4554 THEATRE OPE, Devonport
740-1/54/181 (South side)
No.3
The Shakespeare Public House

GV II

Public house. c1870-80. Stucco; slate or asbestos slate hipped
roof behind heavily-moulded parapet entablature; stuccoed
lateral stack with moulded cornice near centre of front.
Shallow double-depth plan with entrance to splayed corner.
3 storeys; 2:1:4-window 1st-floor range including left-hand
return. Late C19 4-pane horned sashes; channelled rustication
and segmental arches to ground floor (right) string above;
moulded 1st-floor architraves with tall keys rising to moulded
hoods; simpler 2nd-floor architraves with rounded upper
corners and sill brackets. Corner shopfront has full-width
moulded entablature over 1:1:2:1 bays divided by pilasters;
there are doorways with overlights and panelled doors to 2nd
from left and to right-hand bays; the shop windows are
transomed and have margin lights over panelled stall risers.
INTERIOR: not inspected but may be as unaltered as the
exterior.
Part of a good group of buildings in the centre of Devonport.

Listing NGR: SX4557654456

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

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