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5 and 7, Kingsbridge Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashburton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5156 / 50°30'56"N

Longitude: -3.7571 / 3°45'25"W

OS Eastings: 275523

OS Northings: 69897

OS Grid: SX755698

Mapcode National: GBR QJ.1SN9

Mapcode Global: FRA 370P.Q41

Entry Name: 5 and 7, Kingsbridge Lane

Listing Date: 7 August 1951

Last Amended: 1 September 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376075

Location: Ashburton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ashburton

Built-Up Area: Ashburton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


849-1/10/96 (West side)
07/08/51 Nos.5 AND 7
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)


House with wool loft, now 2 houses. Late C18 or early C19.
Rendered walls; top storey of rear wing weatherboarded both
sides, probably in imitation of original louvring. Slated
roof, tarred over rear wing. Rendered chimney at rear of front
range; red-brick chimney on rear wing. Single-fronted,
probably double-depth, with cart entrance under left-hand end.
Long wing to right, originally partly used for wool storage. 3
storeys. 2 windows wide. Front doorway has flanking pilasters
and entablature; door with 4 glazed panels above, 3 flush
panels below; panelled reveals. To right, small-paned bow
window, probably a later addition. To left, double plank doors
with strap hinges and iron ring handle. Upper storey windows
have 8-paned sashes. Deep boxed eaves-cornice, probably a
later addition; at its base is what appears to be part of a
smaller moulded bracketed cornice. Rear wing has 3 triple
sashed windows in the left side of its second storey: 6-paned
sashes in centre, 2-paned ones on the outside.
(Pilkington F: Ashburton. The Dartmoor Town: Callington,
Cornwall: 197-: 35).

Listing NGR: SX7552369897

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