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56, Vauxhall Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3683 / 50°22'5"N

Longitude: -4.1364 / 4°8'10"W

OS Eastings: 248164

OS Northings: 54229

OS Grid: SX481542

Mapcode National: GBR RC9.98

Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.6CD

Entry Name: 56, Vauxhall Street

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473874

Location: Plymouth, PL4

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 VAUXHALL STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/100 (South side)
01/05/75 No.56
(Formerly Listed as:
WOOLSTER STREET, Plymouth
No.49)

GV II

Bonded warehouse. Early C19. Plymouth limestone rubble with
limestone dressings; dry slate mansard roof end on to the
street. Deep narrow plan.
Tall and narrow, 3 storeys plus attic storey; symmetrical
2-window front with segmental arches over the openings
(steeper arches to attic) and mid-floor string above ground
floor. Original 2-light windows with iron bars, except smaller
single-light attic windows above a sill string. Wide central
doorway to each floor, the arch of the attic doorway forming
the head of what appears visually to be one tall opening to
the upper floors. This top doorway has a central loading boom
and a rotatable loading bracket with wall-mounted bearings on
its right. Wide ground-floor doorway with flanking narrower
blocked doorways. The others have old pairs of ledged doors.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain original floor
and roof structures.


Listing NGR: SX4816454229

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

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