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Ship in Dock Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3544 / 50°21'15"N

Longitude: -3.5777 / 3°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 287857

OS Northings: 51687

OS Grid: SX878516

Mapcode National: GBR QS.R4G1

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.80Y

Entry Name: Ship in Dock Inn

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387319

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


673-1/5/204 (South side)
23/10/72 Nos.1 AND 1A
Ship in Dock Inn


Public house with accommodation over. According to the date
plaque there was a house built in 1656 here, but it was
rebuilt in 1871. Plastered stone rubble, with front lightly
blocked out as ashlar; central axial stack, right end, rear
and front lateral stacks with rendered brick chimneyshafts and
pots; slate roof.
PLAN: Single-depth with a 4-room plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 4-window range. Sashes of 4/4 panes on
the upper floors. Left 2-window section has stucco hoodmoulds
with leafy label stops (similar one-window section on the left
return onto Clarence Street). House doorway to right of main
front has a fielded 6-panel door. Main doorway to left of main
front has a fielded 8-panel door and overlight and moulded
stucco floating cornice above. Date plaque set between the two
2-window sections at first-floor level, inscribed "E." and
"E.C." with the date 1656 above the intials "R.N.", and then
"Rebuilt 1871 W.H.N." Roof is gable-ended to right and hipped
to left with a broad curve round the corner.
INTERIOR: Only partially inspected. The bars are superficially
the result of C20 modernisations. The right-hand house stair
has stick balusters, and more C19 joinery and other features
probably survive on the upper floors.

Listing NGR: SX8785751687

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

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