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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.


List entry Number: 1129977



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


District: City of Plymouth

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1998

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473169

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SX4555 ALBEMARLE VILLAS, Stoke 740-1/41/634 (North East side) 25/01/54 No.7 (Formerly Listed as: ALBEMARLE VILLAS, Devonport No.7)


Villa in planned group. c1827 by John Foulston. Stucco with mid-floor string and other stucco detail; bitumen-grouted slate hipped roof with projecting eaves; rendered stacks over the side walls. Double-depth plan with entrance hall behind the left-hand room. 2 storeys; 3-window-range garden front and symmetrical 3-window front with blind windows to left-hand return. C20 windows to 1st floor; moulded brackets on consoles above tall hornless sashes with glazing bars to ground floor; 1st-floor balcony with cast-iron scrolled and anthemion detail carried on iron brackets and slender posts with iron balustrade between. Entrance front has distyle open porch with square columns and entablature with moulded cornice; 6-panel door. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest. Road-frontage railings included as separate item. Part of a fine group of villas by Foulston. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 673).

Listing NGR: SX4599455022

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Devon, (1989), 673

National Grid Reference: SX 45994 55022


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