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15, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Totnes, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4317 / 50°25'54"N

Longitude: -3.6882 / 3°41'17"W

OS Eastings: 280193

OS Northings: 60453

OS Grid: SX801604

Mapcode National: GBR QM.T64R

Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.6Z6

Entry Name: 15, High Street

Listing Date: 25 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426973

Location: Totnes, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text


1.
5180 HIGH STREET
(North Side)
No 15
SX 8060 SW 1/63 25.3.69.

II GV

2.
Later C16 range at rear fronting onto churchyard; street block rebuilt earlier C19
to form a pair with No 17. A jewellers shop since circa 1800.
Later C16 range 2 storeys. Irregular fenestration. Welsh slate roof with large
masonry gable stack at north end. Plain eaves board. Random Devonian limestone
rubble with roughcast finish. Opening with timber lintols. Former mullioned windows
renewed early C19 with sashes. Interior with lower section of newel staircase partly
recessed into wall with muntin and plank partition; turned balusters with closed
string and square newels. Chamfered ceiling beams with stopped ends. Ground floor
back room (former parlour), with Elizabethan plaster ceilings decorated with rosettes
and ribwork.
Earlier C19 front 3 storeys. 2 paired windows. Hipped Welsh slate roof with coved
eaves cornice. Rendered masonry return on east side. Slate-hung, timber framed
front. Architraved sash windows. Good mid C19 shopfront with boxed-out cornice
flanked by consoles. Engraved glass fascia. Shop-window with columnette mullions
and arched lights.


Listing NGR: SX8019360452

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