This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SX4755 PORTLAND VILLAS, Plymouth 740-1/42/403 (North side) 01/05/75 No.19 including attached garden walls & gate-piers at the front
Villa in planned group of villas. Mid-late C19. Stucco with stucco detail; dry slate hipped roof with widely-spaced modillions to projecting eaves; stuccoed end stacks with moulded cornices. Double-depth plan with probably 2 rooms at the front flanking a central entrance hall. EXTERIOR: 2 storey over basement; symmetrical 3-window front.
Late C19 or C20 horned sashes without glazing bars; the ground-floor windows are pilastered canted bays with moulded cornices linked to string over central pilastered moulded round-arched keyed doorway with plain overlight and pair of panelled doors; tripartite doorway within which has door with margin panes and glazed surround. Channelled and part vermiculated rustication flanking the ground-floor windows and string above. 1st floor has end pilasters and pilastered window openings with moulded entablature, those to left and right are paired windows. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: tall rubble side garden walls linked to low front wall with square gate-piers with plinths and squat pyramidal caps. Part of a good group of mid C19 villas. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 669).
Listing NGR: SX4786955143
© Mr Andrew C. Letchford. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Letchford, Andrew C.
Rights Holder: Letchford, Andrew C.
Rubble, Slate, Stucco, Georgian Villa, Victorian Agriculture And Subsistence, Land Use Site, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Gate Pier, Unassigned, Garden Wall, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Monument <By Form>, Wall, Barrier
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