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5, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Crediton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7903 / 50°47'24"N

Longitude: -3.6576 / 3°39'27"W

OS Eastings: 283258

OS Northings: 100276

OS Grid: SS832002

Mapcode National: GBR L8.ZK7F

Mapcode Global: FRA 3770.0W7

Entry Name: 5, High Street

Listing Date: 11 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387000

Location: Crediton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Crediton

Built-Up Area: Crediton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Crediton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


672-1/5/50 (South side)
11/10/72 No.5


Shop with accommodation over. Probably mid C18 in origin,
front recast in the late C19. Flemish bond brick; slate roof;
stack with brick shaft.
Plan: L-plan, shop in the main block with a cart entrance to
the left leading into a narrow court (Fountain Court).
Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 2-bay front. Deep eaves with
boxed eaves cornice and a band of C20 cement render below.
Symmetrical late C19/early C20 projecting shop front with
canted windows with a step up to the central door which is
glazed with a low panel, plain glazed overlight. Single pane
large plate glass shop windows with moulded frames and sills.
Fascia with moulded cornice. The first floor has 2 tall late
C19 added canted bay windows with projecting moulded cornices
carried on curved brackets. Windows glazed with 2-pane
casements below the transom. 2 first floor 3/3-pane sashes.
Through the cartway and facing Fountains Court a C19 panelled
door gives access to the accommodation. The end-gabled rear
wing has a lower pantile roof and is probably cob.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS8325800276

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