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7, Cumberland 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: 7, Cumberland Street

List entry Number: 1130053


7, Cumberland Street, Plymouth, PL1 4DX

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: 25-Jan-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 473307

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SX4554 740-1/54/134

PLYMOUTH Devonport CUMBERLAND STREET (south side) No.7


GV II House between two planned terraces. c1830. Stucco with much architectural detail; roof hidden behind parapet with squat triangular pediment; brick end stacks. Double-depth plan. Three storeys; three-bay front with pediment over giant Corinthian pilasters. Wider central bay with segmental arches to slightly recessed tripartite windows boarded over; flanking bays with round-arched niches with large vases to first floor and boarded-up second-floor windows with panelled aprons under sills. Ground floor has channelled rustication flanking doorway on the left and shopfront boarded up on the right. INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to retain features of interest.

A bold commercial design, part of a planned group in Cumberland Street and George Street (qqv).

Listing NGR: SX4549654498

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Devon, (1989), 676

National Grid Reference: SX4549654498


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