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47-53, Adelaide Street and The Famous Firkin Public House, 2, Adelaide Place

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: 47-53, Adelaide Street and The Famous Firkin Public House, 2, Adelaide Place

List entry Number: 1129958

Location

47-53, Adelaide Street, Stonehouse, Plymouth, PL1 3JG
The Famous Firkin Public House, 2, Adelaide Place, Stonehouse, Plymouth, PL1 3JD

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: 473160

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/02/2018

SX4654NE 740-1/56/711

PLYMOUTH Stonehouse ADELAIDE STREET (South side) Nos.47-53 (Consecutive) (Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE STREET, Stonehouse, Nos.47-54 (Consecutive) The Adelaide Inn)

01/05/75

GV

II

Includes: No.2 The Famous Firkin Public House ADELAIDE PLACE Stonehouse. Planned terrace of small houses, one of which is a public house. Mid C19 to designs by John Foulston. Stucco with stucco detail; dry slate or asbestos slate roofs behind stuccoed parapet, most with moulded cornice, and the end houses with altered pediments; brick end stacks.

Double-depth plan, each house with one room at the front and its entrance to one side. Two storeys, each house a two-window range except the end houses, each of which is a one-window range. Original twelve-pane hornless sashes to Nos. 52-53, otherwise later horned sashes or late C20 windows. Ground floor window openings are round-arched within recessed round-arched panels, except for end houses with two-storey panels. Pilastered doorways have moulded entablature; panelled doors where original. 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: SX4670554505

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National Grid Reference: SX4670554505

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