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No 27 and Attached Rear Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3525 / 50°21'9"N

Longitude: -3.5812 / 3°34'52"W

OS Eastings: 287608

OS Northings: 51486

OS Grid: SX876514

Mapcode National: GBR QS.R9JX

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.DNF

Entry Name: No 27 and Attached Rear Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Last Amended: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387201

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


673-1/8/72 (South side)
23/10/72 No.27
and attached rear boundary railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.27-35 (Odd))


House. c1840-50. Stucco on stone rubble, replaced with
roughcast to rear; plastered brick chimneyshafts; slate roof.
PLAN: Double-depth plan, one room wide.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 2-window front in restrained
Domestic Tudor style. Doorway to right, now missing its stucco
surround, is recessed and contains original good panelled
door; upper fielded panels (top 2 now glazed) and bottom
panels have vertical mouldings, narrow plain overlight above.
Windows with Tudor-style hoodmoulds and blocks under the
sills. First-floor right window is a replacement horned 4-pane
sash, others are horned 12-pane sashes. Original moulded
timber eaves cornice. Parallel roof is gable-ended to left and
contains C20 flat-roofed dormers front and back. Roughcast
rear missing its stucco detail, see No.29 (qv); 2-bay arcade
to basement, with central circular column with moulded
capital, now filled with C20 windows; tall 12-pane sashes
(unusual horizontal glazing pattern, only 2 panes wide) to
ground floor and conventional 12-pane sashes to the first
floor; original moulded timber eaves cornice.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: stone revetment wall to terrace above
Browns Hill, surmounted by cast-iron spear-headed railings.
Part of a prominent terrace overlooking the town.

Listing NGR: SX8760851486

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

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