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Archway Bookshop

A Grade II Listed Building in Axminster, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7811 / 50°46'51"N

Longitude: -2.9997 / 2°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 329615

OS Northings: 98424

OS Grid: SY296984

Mapcode National: GBR PG.J5PJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 47L0.Z1W

Plus Code: 9C2VQ2J2+C4

Entry Name: Archway Bookshop

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Last Amended: 6 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87618

Location: Axminster, East Devon, Devon, EX13

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Axminster

Built-Up Area: Axminster

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Axminster St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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11.8.50 Archway Bookshop
GV (formerly listed as
Church Cottage)


Circa C18 or earlier. Small stone rubble building. Tarred slate roof, steeply
pitched and with gabled ends. Two storeys and attic. One bay. First floor sash with
glazing bars, the top panes have intersecting glazing bars. Ground floor has medieval
moulded two-centred arch doorway which is said to have come from Newenham Abbey.
Blocked carriageway with segmental arch with similar sash inserted to that on first
floor. Brick chimney stack at gable end. Roof light to attic. Interior has no early

Listing NGR: SY2961598424

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