9 Parliament Street - Ramsey, Isle of Man
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm
N 54° 19.294 W 004° 22.887
30U E 410148 N 6020179
Quick Description: 9 Parliamnet Street in Ramsey has a particulary attractive neo-classical facade.
Location: Isle of Man
Date Posted: 7/18/2020 2:40:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM12V9E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
9 Parliament Street in Ramsey has a particularly attractive neo-classical facade which has lots of interesting detail, including the, pilaters with their relief art plaster medallions of a semi-naked female figure holding a sickle in her right hand and a wheatsheaf in her left hand.

Other features of the building which add to its attractive neo-classical facade including the pediment, segmental window hoods at the first floor and corner splay door, framed by Doric columns.

The corner entrance door is a common feature of Victorian/Edwardian device on retail shops. 'The plastered superstructure with its bracketed cornice and alternating pedimented and arched head mouldings to the first-floor windows remains as originally built.'
'An introduction to the architecture of the Isle of Man by Patricia Tutt (ISBN:978-1-907945-10-6)
Address:
9 Parliament Street, Ramsey, Isle of Man, IM8 1AS


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