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1, Mansion House Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3502 / 50°21'0"N

Longitude: -3.5781 / 3°34'41"W

OS Eastings: 287817

OS Northings: 51218

OS Grid: SX878512

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJB2

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.MTV

Entry Name: 1, Mansion House Street

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387285

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


DARTMOUTH

SX874510 MANSION HOUSE STREET
673-1/8/163 (South side)
23/10/72 No.1

GV II

Probably the rear block of a merchant's house, now a separate
house. Origins in the first half of the C17, with C19 and C20
modernisations. Mixed construction; stone rubble southern
party wall, other walls are plastered or slate-hung
timber-framing; stacks with rendered brick chimneyshafts;
slate roof.
PLAN: Small one-room plan house, originally the back block of
a C17 gallery-and-back-block house. The gallery and front
block are now divided off as No.1 Lower street (qv).
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with attics; 2-window front. Front and
exposed side walls are plastered and lightly blocked out as
ashlar with slate-hung gable ends. 1980s uPVC windows.
Ground-floor front doorway contains a C20 part-glazed door
with C20 display window to right, used by the adjoining shop.
Plain eaves.
INTERIOR: Largely shows the result of the C19 and C20
modernisations.
No early carpentry or joinery is exposed and the fireplaces
are blocked by C19 and C20 grates. Roof not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX8781751218

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