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Latitude: 50.6609 / 50°39'39"N
Longitude: -3.7649 / 3°45'53"W
OS Eastings: 275349
OS Northings: 86063
OS Grid: SX753860
Mapcode National: GBR QG.KQJ7
Mapcode Global: FRA 370B.72W
Entry Name: Piggott Butcher
Listing Date: 4 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097188
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85107
Location: Moretonhampstead, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Moretonhampstead
Built-Up Area: Moretonhampstead
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Moretonhampstead St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
MORETONHAMPSTEAD THE SQUARE (centre),
8/176 No. 1 (Piggott, Butcher)
House with shop premises. Circa early C17, remodelled and extended in mid C19.
All stuccoed. The early C17 range to north is said to be timber framed, mid C19
range to south probably stone rubble. Asbestos slate roofs. The original north
range with gabled end to road with bargeboards. The mid C19 part hipped with
overhanging eaves. Granite lateral stack on north (right) side of C17 range, with
The early C17 building was probably a 2-room or deeper plan with gable end to
street and lateral stack to right (north). It seems to have been extended or
rebuilt at front and now has a Victorian shop in the front room in use as a
butcher's shop. Mid C19 exterior to left (south) of 2 room and carriageway plan
with central entrance to front which faces south. The carriageway leads to back
Early C17 part facing east is 2 storeys and basement; one bay gabled front. Ground
floor and C19 double-fronted shop with later plate glass windows and moulded
cornice, flush panel double doors to right of centre with rectangular fanlight
above. One C19 8-pane sash above. Set back to left at lower ground level is side of
mid C19 extension which faces street to south. Lower 2 storey, 1:2 window range.
C19 sashes with horizontal glazing bars only. Doorway to right of centre with
heavy moulded cornice over lintel, C20 glazed door with rectangular fanlight.
Carriageway to left with concealed straight lintel and boarded door.
Interior: remodelled in C19 and with C20 alterations but original stack has small
fireplace on second floor formerly heating rear room but now facing stairs. It has
an ovolo moulded wooden lintel, with bar, hollow and notch stop.
As well as its early C17 fabric the building has a largely unaltered mid C19
exterior which makes a valuable contribution to this prominent central situation in
Listing NGR: SX7535486060
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