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FORMER DOCK POLICE STATION AND CUSTOM OFFICE AT SOUTH EAST ENTRANCE TO MILLBAY DOCKS

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: FORMER DOCK POLICE STATION AND CUSTOM OFFICE AT SOUTH EAST ENTRANCE TO MILLBAY DOCKS

List entry Number: 1113301

Location

FORMER DOCK POLICE STATION AND CUSTOM OFFICE AT SOUTH EAST ENTRANCE TO MILLBAY DOCKS, GREAT WESTERN ROAD

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

County:

District: City of Plymouth

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-May-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1998

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473464

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SX4753 740-1/66/316 PLYMOUTH Hoe, West GREAT WESTERN ROAD, (South West side) Former Dock Police Station & Custom Office at SE entrance to Millbay Docks

(Formerly Listed as: GREAT WESTERN ROAD, Plymouth, Former Dock Police Station and Customs Office at SE entrance to Millbay Docks)

01/05/75 GV II Customs tower at entrance to docks. Early-mid C19. Plymouth limestone rubble and dressed limestone; flat roof behind parapet with stepped cornice and square coping. Octagonal plan tower plus semicircular-on-plan stair turret with domed roof to rear side; small flat-roofed single-storey extension clasping left-hand rear between tower and old boundary wall. 3 storeys; each side with 1 window to each floor; openings over doorway and to left and right-hand sides blind. Original 12-pane hornless sashes; ground floor with keyed round arches framing recessed panels and between rusticated ashlar piers which rise flush with moulded mid-floor string; round-arched windows and doorway with C20 door. INTERIOR: not inspected. A good example of its type, the hexagonal plan facilitating all-round vision of the area.







Listing NGR: SX4715253669

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National Grid Reference: SX4715253669

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