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Royal Oak Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8904 / 50°53'25"N

Longitude: -4.0348 / 4°2'5"W

OS Eastings: 256980

OS Northings: 112076

OS Grid: SS569120

Mapcode National: GBR KR.SCNY

Mapcode Global: FRA 26FR.9Y4

Entry Name: Royal Oak Inn

Listing Date: 21 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90879

Location: Dolton, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Dolton

Built-Up Area: Dolton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dolton St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


THE SQUARE (west side), Dolton

SS 5612

Royal Oak Inn


Inn. C17 heavily remodelled in early to mid C19 with C20 alterations and additions.
Plastered rubble and cob walls. Gable-ended slate roof. 2 brick gable-end stacks.
Plan: original plan not entirely clear but likely to have been 2-room plan with 2
gable-end fireplaces and possibly central passage. Remodelled and refronted in
early to mid C19 then further altered internally in C20 with a rear addition.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front of early to mid C19 tripartite
sash windows of 15 panes, 9 panes to 1st floor window of central slightly projecting
gabled porch. 1st floor outer windows have arched hoodmoulds with decorative stops.
C20 single storey porch added in front of 2 storey one. Rusticated quoins and
decorative C19 bargeboards.
Interior: much altered in C20 but retains fireplace with C17 chamfered wooden
lintel in left-hand room.

Listing NGR: SS5698012076

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

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