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12, Higher Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3504 / 50°21'1"N

Longitude: -3.5788 / 3°34'43"W

OS Eastings: 287771

OS Northings: 51243

OS Grid: SX877512

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJ4J

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.ML2

Entry Name: 12, Higher Street

Listing Date: 11 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387271

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


673-1/8/151 (West side)
11/12/69 No.12


House over shop. 1904, according to date plaque on the
adjoining No.3 Hornhill (qv), incorporating an older (probably
medieval) sidewall. Mixed construction; stone rubble left
(southern) side wall, former party wall; remainder slate-hung
timber-framing; no stack; slate roof.
PLAN: One-room plan house with ground-floor shop and right
side entrance to house, entrance hall with stair in right rear
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with cellar. Ground floor is stucco,
lightly blocked out as ashlar. Original early C20 timber shop
front (relatively plain) with canted right corner containing
contemporary bottom-panelled glazed double doors under plain
overlight. Right return has shop window with glazing bars and,
to rear, house doorway containing a glazed 2-panel door under
plain overlight. Slate-hung front and right return, both
containing single horned 4-pane sashes to each of the upper
floors. Front gable with plain bargeboards and terracotta
finial. Roof hipped to rear.
INTERIOR: Plain original detail.

Listing NGR: SX8777151243

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

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