Invicta Hotel / 11 And 12 Osborne Place

1 Sep 1999
Invicta Hotel, Lockyer Street, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2QD
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11 And 12 Osborne Place, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2QD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


SX4754 LOCKYER STREET, Hoe 740-1/57/290 (West side) Invicta Hotel


Includes: Nos.11 AND 12 OSBORNE PLACE Hoe. Pair of houses in a planned street, now an hotel. Mid C19. Stucco; asbestos slate mansard roof with 4 dormer windows over a moulded parapet cornice; stuccoed end and axial stacks with moulded cornices and many old pots. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys; symmetrical 4-window front with late C19 horned sashes. Stucco detail includes: rusticated quoins; tetrastyle Corinthian porch with moulded cornice surmounted by a latticed balustrade repeated over flanking slightly-projecting tripartite windows linked by a string; 1st floor with moulded eared architraves and moulded hoods, and 2nd floor with sill string, round sill brackets and eared architraves to shorter window openings. Central pair of segmental-arched doorways with panelled doors and overlights. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest. Part of an important planned group of terraces and villas by Foulston and his pupil Wightwick on the Hoe, a scheme which placed Plymouth in the forefront of town planning in the early/mid C19.

Listing NGR: SX4763054054


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0996 IOE Records taken by Derek Hiscock; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Derek Hiscock. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Hiscock, Derek

Rights Holder: Hiscock, Derek


Asbestos, Stucco, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Hostel, Commercial, Residential Building