This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

COMMANDING OFFICERS HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: COMMANDING OFFICERS HOUSE

List entry Number: 1067139

Location

COMMANDING OFFICERS HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: City of Plymouth

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Dec-1990

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473139

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

PLYMOUTH

SX45SE DRAKE'S ISLAND 740-1/7/237 Commanding Officer's House 19/12/90

GV II

Commanding officer's house to island garrison. Late C18, extended c1830s. Slatestone rubble to ground floor, the W wing with granite quoins, the E wing with limestone quoins and plinth; rendered 1st floor to both parts; dry slate roofs with coped gable ends; rendered axial stack. L-shaped plan. Right-hand (W) wing which projects at rear is the original phase and the left-hand wing was added c1830s; the original wing was given a 1st floor at about the same time. Ground level higher at rear. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; asymmetrical 3:3-window N front, the 3 right-hand windows to wide gable of original wing; 1st-floor centre window blind. All 12-pane sashes on stone sills. Doorway at centre of each part with boarded doors and rectangular overlights. Small louvred opening to front gable, similar opening to rear gable. Rear elevation approached from higher ground to central 1st-floor doorway to gabled porch and there are flanking 12-pane sashes. To right are low 1st-floor windows and there is an outshut in the angle. INTERIOR: not inspected. (Mayflower Centre Trust: Drake's Island).





Listing NGR: SX4684452879

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SX 46844 52879

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1067139 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Aug-2018 at 12:45:53.

End of official listing