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Herald Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6795 / 50°40'46"N

Longitude: -3.2371 / 3°14'13"W

OS Eastings: 312688

OS Northings: 87376

OS Grid: SY126873

Mapcode National: GBR P8.XTP2

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.W49

Entry Name: Herald Office

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87339

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

FORE STREET
1.
1633
(East Side)
Herald Office
SY 1287 1/244
II GV
2.
Early to mid C19 building on corner with East Street. 3 storeys colour
washed brick. Low pitch gable end slate roof, shallow eaves bend. 1
window front. Tripartite 2nd floor window, centre sash only with glaz-
ing bars, multiple keystone stucco flat arch, thin block sill. 1st floor
has canted bay inserted below similar flat arch, no glazing bars. Frieze
and cornice. Ground floor has Victorian shop front modernised but retain-
ing 1 panelled pilaster and cornice with elaborate iron cresting returned
to side on East Street. This south front has 3 sash windows, glazing
bars intact, and a 2 storey round headed stair light sash, the glazing
bars radiating at top. The premises are continued on this front by a
2 storey red brick building slightly earlier in date. 2 windows, 1 blind,
recessed tripartite sashes, glazing bars intact, flat brick-arches.
2 doorways. One partly blocked but with rectangular fanlight and panelled
reveals. The other of 6 fielded panels with tall rectangular fanlight.

Herald Office, No 23, Premises occupied by Olive Ltd. Premises occupied
by Stead and Simpson, Premises occupied by The Spinning Wheel and Premises
occupied by Irish Tobacconist form a group.


Listing NGR: SY1268887376

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