Number 19 Including Attached Garden Walls And Gate Piers At The Front

21 Jul 2002
Number 19 Including Attached Garden Walls And Gate Piers At The Front, 19 Portland Villas, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 6DX
Photograph (Digital)
Not what you're looking for? Try a new search


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


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


© 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.


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