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Latitude: 50.4315 / 50°25'53"N
Longitude: -3.688 / 3°41'16"W
OS Eastings: 280204
OS Northings: 60430
OS Grid: SX802604
Mapcode National: GBR QM.T670
Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.70P
Entry Name: 18, High Street
Listing Date: 25 March 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236347
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427312
Location: Totnes, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
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
5180 HIGH STREET
SX 8060 1/53 25.3.69.
Later C16 or early C17 merchant's house of "deux corps de batimnts" type, remodelled
and refronted early C19. 3 storeys. 1 window. The separate kitchen block and
gallery have been demolished; the kitchen is recorded as having a frieze decorated
with carved wooden busts. Hipped Welsh slate roof with rendered stack. Plastered,
timber-framed front with rusticated pilaster strips on quoins masking masonry party
walls. Jettied 2nd floor carried at west end by moulded granite corbel. 2nd floor
with architraved sash window with glazing bars, 1st floor with 3 lights, segmental
bowed sash window with glazing bars. Wooden shopfront with pilasters carrying entablature;
modern shop window and doorway. Architraved house doorway with raised and fielded
6 panel door approached by steps; rectangular fanlight with margin lights. Interior
altered, with early C19 staircase and chimneypieces.A rental of 1675 refers to Dr
Richard Burthogge,..."for pillars before his house". (M. Laithwaite).
Listing NGR: SX8020460430
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