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Latitude: 50.3524 / 50°21'8"N
Longitude: -3.5798 / 3°34'47"W
OS Eastings: 287705
OS Northings: 51468
OS Grid: SX877514
Mapcode National: GBR QS.R9WX
Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.F67
Entry Name: 22, Foss Street
Listing Date: 28 October 1986
Last Amended: 23 February 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297070
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387264
Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
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
SX874510 FOSS STREET
673-1/8/144 (East side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.22 AND 24)
Shop with house above. Probably mid C19. Mixed construction;
limestone rubble side walls, plastered timber-framed front;
end stacks with brick chimneyshafts and old pots; slate roof.
PLAN: House 2 rooms wide and 2 rooms deep.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2-window front. Plastered front lightly
blocked out as ashlar. House front doorway to left now
contains C20 part-glazed door with overlight. Good C19 timber
shop front with shop door recessed to left: said to have been
a game shop with glazed tiles in 2 colours to the stallboard
below window sill which has brass nosing; mullioned windows
apparently contain C19 removeable windows with glazing bars
under low slatted lunettes for ventilation, fascia with
moulded cornice. Horned 4-pane sashes to the first floor and
smaller horned 6-pane sashes to the second floor. Plain eaves
and roof is hipped to right.
INTERIOR: Ground-floor shop has no exposed C19 features.
HISTORY: Foss Street marks the line of a medieval dam which
included a tidal mill. The mill pool was filled in and
developed around 1820-1830, although houses were built along
the Foss from the C17 onwards.
Listing NGR: SX8770551468
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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