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22, Foss Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387264

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

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


DARTMOUTH

SX874510 FOSS STREET
673-1/8/144 (East side)
28/10/86 No.22
(Formerly Listed as:
FOSS STREET
Nos.22 AND 24)

GV II

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

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