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Higher Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsteignton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5536 / 50°33'13"N

Longitude: -3.54 / 3°32'23"W

OS Eastings: 291002

OS Northings: 73783

OS Grid: SX910737

Mapcode National: GBR P1.23H8

Mapcode Global: FRA 37GL.QPP

Entry Name: Higher Green

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85706

Location: Bishopsteignton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ14

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Bishopsteignton

Built-Up Area: Bishopsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishopsteignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 9073-9173 BISHOPSTEIGNTON FORE STREET (north side),
13/44 No 22 (Higher Green)


House, divided into flats. Circa early C19. Whitewashed and stuccoed ; hipped slate
roof with deep eaves ; end stacks with brick shafts.
Plan: The main block rectangular on plan containing the principal rooms with a small
gabled entrance block set back at the left end with the stair to the rear of the
entrance. Rear not inspected but large-scale maps show an additional block adjoining
at the rear left corner, adjoining Causeway Cottage (No 24).
Exterior: 3 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-bay front with a platband and 1-bay block set
back at the left end. The main block has a shallow first floor 3-light bow window to
the right with 3 12-pane timber sash windows, 12-pane sashes to ground and first
floor left; tripartite sash, probably a late C19 or early C20 replacement, to ground
floor right with glazing bars ; 3 second floor 8-pane sashes. The entrance block
retains a C19 half-glazed front door with margin panes, 12-pane first floor sash
above, 2 pane sash to second storey.
Interior: Not inspected but the C19 stair, to the rear of the entrance, survives, and
other interior features of the early C19 may exist.
A good frontage and very prominent in Fore Street because of its height.
An undated photograph in the Bishopsteignton Museum shows a long glazed porch to the
entrance block.

Listing NGR: SX9100273783

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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