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Bonded Store and Bond Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bideford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0185 / 51°1'6"N

Longitude: -4.2072 / 4°12'26"W

OS Eastings: 245279

OS Northings: 126667

OS Grid: SS452266

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.J40Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 262F.8RC

Entry Name: Bonded Store and Bond Cottage

Listing Date: 19 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 375860

Location: Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Bideford

Built-Up Area: Bideford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bideford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


BIDEFORD

SS4526 LOWER GUNSTONE
842-1/5/148 (South side)
No.8
Bonded store and Bond Cottage

II

Bonded store and cottage. Early or mid C19. Stone-rubble
front. Rendered side-wall to right. Slate roof, gable-end on
to street. Red-brick chimney on ridge between store and
cottage. Store occupies street-frontage with side-passage
(probably a later insertion) under right-hand side. Cottage
forms rear wing to left.
3 storeys with basement; 3-window range. Central opening in
each storey a loading-door. All openings have segmental
red-brick arches. In centre of ground storey studded double
plank doors with painted inscription WICKHAM & CO LTD.
BIDEFORD No 1 BOND.
In front of it 2 old steps, one stone, one wood. Blocked
opening to left, old plank door to right. Beneath the blocked
opening the head of a blocked basement window with segmental
stone arch. In upper storeys the loading doorways have studded
plank doors; above the top one a projecting wooden beam and an
iron hook for a hoist. Windows have plain wood frames with
iron bars and wooden louvres.
Rear wall of cottage altered, but side-wall to passage has
window with 8-paned sashes in a box-frame.
INTERIOR not inspected, but passage under store has one end of
a brick barrel-vault. The building is marked as owned by
Thomas Wickham on Wood's 1842 Plan of Bideford.


Listing NGR: SS4527926667

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