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25 and 25a, Lower Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3489 / 50°20'55"N

Longitude: -3.5776 / 3°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 287850

OS Northings: 51072

OS Grid: SX878510

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJGY

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.VCQ

Entry Name: 25 and 25a, Lower Street

Listing Date: 14 September 1949

Last Amended: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387281

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/8/160 (East side)
14/09/49 Nos.25 AND 25A
Island House
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.21-24 (Consecutive)
and No.25 Island House)


Two houses, now divided into flats. Probably mid C19 with
earlier origins. Plastered walls, partly stone rubble, partly
timber-framing; rear and left end stack and front lateral
stacks with painted brick chimneyshafts; slate roof.
PLAN: Entrance front facing south towards Bayards Cove has a
3-room plan with main entrance left of centre to the stairs.
Right (east) return has 2-room wing.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; irregular 3-window front of horned 4-pane
sashes. Doorway left of centre contains a part-glazed 6-panel
door behind a C20 glazed porch, and doorway at the right end
contains a C20 part-glazed door behind another glazed porch.
The right (east) return is jettied at first-floor level over
the river. It has a 2-window front including a 12-pane sash at
ground-floor level and horned 4-pane sashes to the upper
floors. Roof is continuous with those of the adjoining
properties and is hipped on the corner.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to be of interest.
One of a good group of listed buildings on the Ferry Slip, at
the southern end of Lower Street and at the northern end of
Bayards Cove. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX8785051072

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

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