LOCKYER COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1113342
Date first listed:
01-May-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Nov-1998
Statutory Address:
LOCKYER COURT, 14 AND 15, LOCKYER STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
LOCKYER COURT, 14 AND 15, LOCKYER STREET

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

District:
City of Plymouth (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SX4762654215

Details

PLYMOUTH

SX4754 LOCKYER STREET, Hoe 740-1/57/287 (West side) 01/05/75 Nos.14 AND 15 Lockyer Court (Formerly Listed as: LOCKYER STREET, Plymouth Nos.14 AND 15 Prince of Wales Hospital)

GV II

Orphanage, later hospital; 2 houses at end of planned terrace, the others rebuilt in facsimile following damage during the Blitz. Early-mid C19 with C20 extension in Neo-Classical style. Stucco with stucco detail; roof behind parapets with moulded entablature, the parapet of No.15 (right) is taller; attic windows. Double-depth plan extended later to rear. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus attic over basement, now with the only entrances; 3:3-window range, No.15 with giant pilasters flanking upper-floor bays. Late C19 or C20 horned sashes, those to ground floor in round-arched openings. Stucco detail includes: channelled rustication to ground floor with impost string and voussoirs and string above and balustraded balcony with moulded cornice on square basement structure to far right. Right-hand 2-storey return elevation is C20 in neo-classical style with 3:2:3 bays with balustraded parapet and 2 open pediments over paired giant Ionic pilasters; mostly blind openings. INTERIOR: not inspected but may retain original features of interest. Included for group value as part of an important planned group of terraces and villas by Foulston and his pupil Wightwick on the Hoe, a scheme which placed Plymouth in the forefront of town planning in the early/mid C19.



Listing NGR: SX4762654215

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
473564
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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