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56, Fore Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Totnes, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4312 / 50°25'52"N

Longitude: -3.686 / 3°41'9"W

OS Eastings: 280351

OS Northings: 60391

OS Grid: SX803603

Mapcode National: GBR QM.T6RL

Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.7V1

Plus Code: 9C2RC8J7+FJ

Entry Name: 56, Fore Street

Listing Date: 14 November 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426806

Location: Totnes, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Totnes

Built-Up Area: Totnes

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Totnes St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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(South Side)
No 56
SX 8060 SW 2/32A 14.11.69.


Later C16 or early C17 merchant's house of the "deux corps de batiments" type. Retains
its gallery. The former back block is now No 1 Atherton Lane. Rebuilt early C19
extending over Atherton Lane at 1st floor level. 3 storeys. 2 windows. Welsh slate
roof with red brick stacks. Retains masonry party wall corbelled at 1st floor level
for former jetty. Plastered timber framed front with 1st floor jetty. 1st and
2nd floor with architraved sash windows with glazing bars. Modern ground floor
shop window and doorway. Former architraved house doorway converted for use as

Listing NGR: SX8035160391

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