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42-45 and 45A, Adelaide Street

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: 42-45 and 45A, Adelaide Street

List entry Number: 1129957


42-45 and 45A, Adelaide Street, Stonehouse, Plymouth, PL1 3JF

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


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: 18-Sep-1992

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1998

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473159

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SX4654NE 740-1/56/710

PLYMOUTH Stonehouse ADELAIDE STREET (South side) Nos.42-45 AND 45A (Consecutive)

(Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE STREET Nos.42-45 (Consecutive))



Part of planned terrace of houses. Mid C19 to designs by John Foulston. Stucco with stucco detail; dry slate or asbestos slate roofs behind stuccoed parapets, Nos. 43 and 44 with moulded entablature, No. 45 (right) with pediment and moulded entablature over pilasters; roof dormers; some brick end stacks. Double-depth plan, each house with one room at the front and entrance to one side. EXTERIOR: two storeys plus attic; each house a two-window range, except for No.45, which is a one-window range. Four-pane hornless sashes to No.45, possibly the original sashes with glazing bars removed; No. 44 with horned copies of original twelve-pane hornless sashes, the ground-floor sash also with spoked fanlight head; other windows are late C20, all in original openings, the ground-floor window openings with round-arched heads with recessed round-arched panels. Central pair of pilastered doorways with moulded hoods on consoles to Nos. 43 and 44; overlights.

INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain original features of interest.

A rare survival of a planned group by Foulston, in a simpler version of his work around the Hooe.

Listing NGR: SX4676254513

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National Grid Reference: SX4676254513


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