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Latitude: 50.3631 / 50°21'47"N
Longitude: -4.1614 / 4°9'41"W
OS Eastings: 246366
OS Northings: 53696
OS Grid: SX463536
Mapcode National: GBR R76.8H
Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.NM6
Entry Name: Number 154 and 156 and Railings and Steps to Number 154
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117101
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473357
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4653NW DURNFORD STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/65/772 (West side)
25/01/54 Nos.154 AND 156
and railings and steps to No.154
Pair of town houses. Late C18. Stuccoed fronts; rubble to
right-hand return with slatehanging to 1st floor of rear wing;
steep dry slate roof with 4 hipped dormers behind plain
parapet; brick end stack to left of each house. Double-depth
plan, front rooms to centre of pair and entrance halls at left
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic; each house a 3-window range.
Original hornless sashes with glazing bars to No.156 (left),
later horned sashes to No.154. Each house has its original
doorway with fluted pilasters and open pediments above blind
spoked fanlights; panelled doors and reveals; tall stair sash
with glazing bars to right-hand return.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rubble walls and dressed stone steps with
flanking wrought-iron railings in front of doorway to No.154.
Part of a planned late Georgian street, laid out in 1773.
HISTORY: No.156 is reputed to have been the home of Hardy who
was present at the death of Lord Nelson at the Battle of
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
Listing NGR: SX4636653696
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