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Little Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Totnes, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4317 / 50°25'53"N

Longitude: -3.6865 / 3°41'11"W

OS Eastings: 280313

OS Northings: 60448

OS Grid: SX803604

Mapcode National: GBR QM.T6M0

Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.7M7

Plus Code: 9C2RC8J7+M9

Entry Name: Little Priory

Listing Date: 26 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428279

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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Listing Text

In the entry for:


Fore Street

Little Priory

The description shall be amended to read

House, late C17 or early C18, altered early C19, incorporating as its southern block
a C16 or early C17 detached kitchen associated with No 65 Fore Street. Stone rubble
and timber frame, the south front (towards Fore Street) rendered, the east tower and
north (garden) front rendered and tile-hung, the west front with exposed stonework.
Welsh slate roofs: to the west, gabled; to the east, the northern block hipped, the
southern half-hipped. Irregular fenestration: on the first floor of the north front,
an early C19 tripartite sash with a wrought-iron balcony. The roof of the southern
block is of 3 bays: arched braces below the collar, queen struts above; four sets of
threaded purlins; notched and pegged apex without ridge purlin. At second-floor
level in the northern block the dragon ties and beams of a former hipped roof of
late C17 or early C18 character. The principal room on the first floor has a
moulded plaster ceiling cornice. Simple early C19 staircase. Cellar under southern

Listing NGR: SX8031360448

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

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