South West Lodge And Walls And Railings At Plymouth Devonport And Stonehouse Cemetery / South West Lodge At Plymouth Devonport And Stonehouse Cemetery

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South West Lodge And Walls And Railings At Plymouth Devonport And Stonehouse Cemetery, Ford Park Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 6RE
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South West Lodge At Plymouth Devonport And Stonehouse Cemetery, Ford Park Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 6RE
Reference:
IOE01/07541/06
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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

SX4755 FORD PARK ROAD, Ford Park 740-1/42/251 (North side) 01/05/75 South-west Lodge & walls & railings at Plymouth Devonport & Stonehouse Cemetery (Formerly Listed as: FORD PARK ROAD, Plymouth South west Lodge at Plymouth, Devonport and Stonehouse Cemetery)

GV II

Lodge at entrance to cemetery. Mid C19. Plymouth limestone rubble with limestone dressings; dry slate roofs with coped gable ends; irregularly disposed rubble and dressed stone lateral and end stacks: one lateral stack with diagonally-set shaft and one end stack with round shaft. Gothic Revival style. Irregular plan to resemble 2 attached lodges. EXTERIOR: single storey, plus attic to part; irregular buttressed gabled elevations with transomed mullioned windows with pointed top lights and sunk spandrels. The carriageway frontage has gable end on the left with canted bay window; gabled single-light dormer over projecting outshut to right of this; lateral stack in the angle with projecting gable end on the right with similar canted bay window. Left-hand return is entrance front with gable over 2-light window and porch on the right with 2-centred arched doorway and original pair of planked doors. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be as unaltered as the very complete exterior. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low rubble walls attached to forecourt of lodge with 2 squat gate-piers and linked to cemetery entrance gateway with dressed limestone piers and terminal with cruciform gabled caps and curved plinths between surmounted by wrought and cast-iron railings with turned bases and finials.





Listing NGR: SX4762755709

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1233 IOE Records taken by Andrew C Letchford; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Andrew C. Letchford. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Letchford, Andrew C.

Rights Holder: Letchford, Andrew C.

Keywords

Cast Iron, Devonian Limestone, Limestone, Rubble, Slate, Wrought Iron, Georgian Gate, Victorian Unassigned, Gate Pier, Wall, Monument (By Form), Barrier, Cemetery Lodge, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Railings