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Gribble Booth and Taylor law Chambers premises of Diy Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Colyton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7409 / 50°44'27"N

Longitude: -3.0705 / 3°4'13"W

OS Eastings: 324559

OS Northings: 94024

OS Grid: SY245940

Mapcode National: GBR PD.VY7S

Mapcode Global: FRA 47G4.1LV

Entry Name: Gribble Booth and Taylor law Chambers premises of Diy Shop

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87865

Location: Colyton, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Colyton

Built-Up Area: Colyton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colyton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

24/187 (south side)

8.5.67 Premises of DIY Shop,
Gribble Booth and Taylor
and Law Chambers

Former range of houses with shop and office premises. C16, remodelled in early
C19. Plastered stone range with slate roof and stone coping to gable ends. Corner
pilasters rusticated at base and with key pattern above. Two storeys. Two and
three bays. Sash windows with glazing bars. DIY shop and Gribble Booth and Taylor
have Victorian shopfronts with console brackets. Law Chambers has flush panel door
with rectangular fanlight. Stone wing at rear with chimney stack at gable end.
Interior: Jointed cruck trusses. Gribble Booth and Taylor has heavy moulded timber
ceiling and large moulded stone Tudor arch fireplace on rear wall, the arch
mutilated and smaller moulded arch doorway inserted. Law Chambers contains circa
1600 moulded plaster ceiling divided into geometric shaped fields with small
fleur-de-lis. In same room a painted overmantle of circa 1600 with an arcade
containing four female figures representing: experience, good reputation, bad
reputation and truth. Passageway with early C17 panelling.

Listing NGR: SY2455594018

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