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8, the Quay

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3514 / 50°21'4"N

Longitude: -3.5785 / 3°34'42"W

OS Eastings: 287797

OS Northings: 51353

OS Grid: SX877513

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RB8K

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.MQ1

Entry Name: 8, the Quay

Listing Date: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387365

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


673-1/8/256 (West side)


Shop and house. c1900, on late C16 property. Painted brick
with stone or stucco dressings; stack in left party wall has
rendered brick chimneyshaft with pots; probably slate roof
hidden behind parapet.
PLAN: Narrow building, end onto the street.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys. Ground floor has timber shop front.
Central recessed doorway (secondary doorway in right side).
Inner corners with slender turned mullions with moulded caps
and decorative outer corner brackets. Plain fascia. Shop front
and first floor slightly recessed behind flat flanking
pilasters. Ionic capitals at first-floor level over
diminishing blocked pilasters. On top, pairs of shaped
brackets support panelled pedestals for obelisk finials;
similar above at second-floor level with moulded cornice
between, over full-width, full-height window with pattern of
large curving glazing bars around central broad curving bay
window containing folding casements windows. Brick front
above. Second-floor shallow bay contains a tripartite sash
under a moulded timber cornice; central 12/1-pane sash and
flanking 6/1-pane sashes, all the lower sashes under
segmental-arch heads. Similar pair of 9/1-pane sashes to third
floor. Plain parapet with crest of ornamental cast-ironwork.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SX8779451352

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

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