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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: 1130013



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: 01-May-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473227

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SX4754 CATHERINE STREET, Plymouth 740-1/57/357 (West side) 01/05/75 Dispensary


Dispensary. 1807-09. Plymouth limestone ashlar front; some slatehanging at rear; dry slate roof behind parapet with band and coping; ashlar end stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window front with plinth and voussoirs to segmental arches. Late C19 or C20 2-pane horned sashes; central late C19 2-window-front porch with plain monolith pilasters dividing bays and moulded entablature surmounted by a low-pitched gable parapet with inscribed date 1798, the date of the foundation of the dispensary. Rear has tall sashes with glazing bars. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest. A significant and early example of this building type, only found in larger towns and cities in the early C19.

Listing NGR: SX4785954330

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National Grid Reference: SX 47858 54332


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