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The Running Tide

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3489 / 50°20'56"N

Longitude: -3.5776 / 3°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 287851

OS Northings: 51076

OS Grid: SX878510

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJGX

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.VCQ

Entry Name: The Running Tide

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197523

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387245

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/8/123 (South side)
23/10/72 No.1
The Running Tide


House. Mid/late C19, possibly earlier core. Plastered stone
rubble and timber-framing, painted slate-hung timber-framing
on the east side; front and back end stacks with plastered
brick chimneyshafts and pots; slate roof.
PLAN: Entrance front is one room wide and 2 rooms deep.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic; one-window range. Plaster front
is lightly blocked out as ashlar. Square-headed doorway to
right side. 4-panel door under overlight with a geometric
pattern of glazing bars recessed with panelled reveals up 3
stone steps. Apart from the doorway there is only a tiny
horned 8-pane sash window, second-floor right, on this side.
Plain eaves. Roof continuous with those of neighbouring houses
with hipped corner. Long riverside front jettied out at
first-floor level, and is slate-hung above. Regular 2-window
front. Ground floor has 12-pane sashes, the lower sashes
replaced (or protected) by boarded shutters. First-floor
canted bays with hipped roofs containing late C19 sashes
without glazing bars. 12-pane sashes to the second floor and
flat-roofed dormer containing a pair of 12-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
Built on an artificial platform projecting into the river
alongside the ferry slip. This house forms part of a group of
listed riverside buildings on Ferry Slip, Sunderland Terrace
and Lower Street which also line the approach to Bayards Cove.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX8785151076

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

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