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Latitude: 50.3689 / 50°22'8"N
Longitude: -4.1347 / 4°8'4"W
OS Eastings: 248287
OS Northings: 54293
OS Grid: SX482542
Mapcode National: GBR RCK.X5
Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.7AL
Entry Name: 94, Vauxhall Street and Warehouse Facing Vauxhall Quay
Listing Date: 1 May 1975
Last Amended: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386489
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473876
Location: Plymouth, PL4
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/12/2011
VAUXHALL STREET, Barbican
(South East side)
(Formerly Listed as: VAUXHALL STREET, Plymouth No.94)
(Formerly Listed as: VAUXHALL QUAY, Plymouth Warehouse adjoining Breton House)
Includes: Warehouse facing Vauxhall Quay VAUXHALL QUAY
Warehouse on wharf with integral account house. Early C19.
MATERIALS: painted brick front to house, otherwise Plymouth
limestone rubble with segmental brick arches over the
openings; dry slate roof with very deep front eaves to house
with central gabled roof dormer and rubble stack on the right;
corrugated asbestos roof at right angles behind right-hand
side and returned to taller roof parallel at rear with hip on
PLAN: deep plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus attic to symmetrical 3-window house
front and 4 storeys to warehouse. 12-pane horned sash copies,
blind central windows above round-arched rusticated and
textured Coade stone doorway with carved head keyblock;
vertical glazing bars to fanlight and C20 door. Right-hand
return warehouse front is 2:2:1:1 bays: 2 bays of the house
end on the left with left-hand openings and attic window on
right blocked or blind, sashes similar to those of house front
below and doorway to ground floor below windows. Next 2 bays
and right-hand bay are similar with windows with glass blocks
to upper floors except top left which is blocked and there are
3 ground-floor doorways with ledged doors and blocked
round-arched ventilators above. The other bay has 3 loading
doorways with pairs of ledged doors and there is a steel hoist
beam at the top.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the
The combination of the account house and a warehouse make this
a rare survival of an unusual building type.
Listing NGR: SX4828754293
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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