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146, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2089 / 51°12'32"N

Longitude: -4.1209 / 4°7'15"W

OS Eastings: 251945

OS Northings: 147658

OS Grid: SS519476

Mapcode National: GBR KN.41VX

Mapcode Global: VH4M4.JW94

Plus Code: 9C3Q6V5H+HJ

Entry Name: 146, High Street

Listing Date: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203035

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390221

Location: Ilfracombe, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ilfracombe

Built-Up Area: Ilfracombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilfracombe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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853-1/6/82 (South side)


House and shop. Probably built in 1890s.
MATERIALS: rendered front. Solid right-hand side-wall visible
from alley, covered with slate-hanging slated mansard roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with garret. 1-window wide. Good
shopfront; display windows with angle-shafts supporting
decorated brackets. Recessed shop door in centre;
shell-carved, open pediment above. To right of shopfront a
panel of blue and white tiles inscribed W H ANDREW PURVEYOR &
FAMILY BUTCHER ESTD. 1855. Deep wood canopy on shaped brackets
above whole ground storey.
Second and third storeys have wooden, canted bay window in
centre, finished in each storey with a bracketed cornice
having quatrefoils between the brackets. Panelled base to
second-storey window; slated pent roof to window in third
storey. Sash windows with panels of coloured glass above them;
upper sashes have glazing bars forming margin-panes. Dentilled
top cornice broken by large, 2-light dormer window with flat
top; this has sashes with one upright glazing bar per sash. To
right, set back and spanning the alley, is a rendered
structure containing a 12-light sash window.
INTERIOR not inspected.
The building forms a group with Nos 145 (The Victoria) &
No.147 (qv). WH Andrew, butcher, appears at this address (then
130 High Street) in Kelly's Directory of Devonshire between
1883 & 1906, but not in 1910.
(Kelly's Directory of Devonshire: 1883-1906).

Listing NGR: SS5194547658

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