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Latitude: 50.3703 / 50°22'12"N
Longitude: -4.1351 / 4°8'6"W
OS Eastings: 248261
OS Northings: 54442
OS Grid: SX482544
Mapcode National: GBR RCH.QX
Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.0VZ
Entry Name: 140, Vauxhall Street
Listing Date: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386491
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473878
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
SX4854SW VAUXHALL STREET, Barbican
740-1/62/103 (East side)
Mortuary, now a shop. Late C19. Plymouth limestone brought to
course and freestone dressings; dry slate roof, hipped on the
right. Rectangular plan.
Single storey; 3-bay front with central pedimented bay broken
forward. Plinth, transom string, parapet entablature
surmounted by turned balustrade and frieze under pediment
inscribed DE MORTUIS NIL NISI BONUM. The coped pediment has
central acroterion with acanthus and flanking acroteria with
turned finials, the left-hand finial with the ball missing;
central coat of arms and. Large central tripartite window with
column mullions with carved capitals; doorway with nook shafts
to left-hand bay and narrow moulded transomed window to
INTERIOR: not inspected. A fine quality stone facade; group
value with the former Plymouth Corporation housing to the
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4826154442
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