Park Keepers Lodge

Date:
20 Aug 1999
Location:
Park Keepers Lodge, The Promenade, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2PL
Reference:
IOE01/00191/14
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

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: SX4787753887

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Hiscock_Derek IOE Records for Hiscock, Derek; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Derek Hiscock. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Hiscock, Derek

Rights Holder: Hiscock, Derek

Keywords

Slate, Stucco, Victorian Gate Lodge, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Building