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No 31 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: -3.5813 / 3°34'52"W

OS Eastings: 287597

OS Northings: 51483

OS Grid: SX875514

Mapcode National: GBR QS.R9HT

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.DMB

Entry Name: No 31 and Attached Rear Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Last Amended: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387203

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

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


673-1/8/74 (South side)
23/10/72 No.31
and attached rear boundary railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.27-35 (Odd))


House. c1840-50. Stucco on stone rubble; end stacks have
brick chimneyshafts with old pots; slate roof.
PLAN: Double-depth plan, one room wide.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 2-window front in a restrained
Domestic Tudor style. Doorway to right has stucco Tuscan
doorcase; flat pilasters with moulded entablature on shallow
console brackets. Doorway is recessed up a couple of stone
steps, 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, contain
horned 12-pane sashes. Replacement moulded timber eaves
cornice. Parallel roof between adjoining properties. C20
flat-roofed dormers front and back. Plaster rear elevation is
missing its original 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 replacement sashes without glazing bars to
the first floor. Probably replacement timber eaves cornice.
INTERIOR: not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: stone revetment wall above Browns Hill
surmounted by original cast-iron spear-headed railings.
Part of a prominent terrace overlooking the town.

Listing NGR: SX8759751483

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