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53 AND 53A, HIGH STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Totnes, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4318 / 50°25'54"N

Longitude: -3.6897 / 3°41'23"W

OS Eastings: 280084

OS Northings: 60466

OS Grid: SX800604

Mapcode National: GBR QL.MCRC

Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.6CJ

Plus Code: 9C2RC8J6+P4

Entry Name: 53 AND 53A, HIGH STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 7 January 1952

Last Amended: 16 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427052

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

Nos 53 and 53A
(Formerly listed as
No 53)
SX 8060 SW 1/67E 7.1.52.


C16 or C17 merchant's house of "deux corps de batiments" type, remodelled later
C18 with modern alterations, but retaining former kitchen block now forming part
of ruin house. Welsh slate roof with rendered stacks. Gabled, timber-framed front
with moulded strings to 2nd floor and attic. Slate-hung. Mid C19 sash windows,
1st floor with strings broken forward to form cornices. Ground floor loggia over
pavement with ashlar piers on quoins and modern wooden pillars between carrying
entablature. Interior with later C18 staircase to upper floors with closed string,
turned balusters and square newels. Rear 1st floor room with C18 mantle to chimneypiece.

Listing NGR: SX8008460466

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

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