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The Old Coaching House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chudleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6041 / 50°36'14"N

Longitude: -3.6015 / 3°36'5"W

OS Eastings: 286766

OS Northings: 79493

OS Grid: SX867794

Mapcode National: GBR QR.1BCR

Mapcode Global: FRA 37BG.QQZ

Entry Name: The Old Coaching House

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Last Amended: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85299

Location: Chudleigh, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Chudleigh

Built-Up Area: Chudleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chudleigh St Martin and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHUDLEIGH FORE STREET (east side), Chudleigh
sg 8679
6/43 The Old Coaching House
(Formerly listed as Clifford Arms)


Public house. Completed 1808 for Richard Rose, landlord, with compensation money
after the 1807 great fire of Chudleigh. Late C20 internal alterations and rear
additions. Plastered stone, whitewashed and blocked out; slate roof, gabled at ends;
end stacks, axial stack.
Rectangular on plan with entrance to left of centre, the original internal plan no
longer survives. The 1952 list description refers to an "entrance hall and lounge
with bow windows to bar".
2 storeys. 4-bay asymmetrical front with regular fenestration. Doric porch with
panelled soffit in first bay from the left with steps up to a wide, segmental arched
door. The left and right hand bays have 2-storey bows with tripartite sashes (some
panes blocked). Other windows are 12-pane sashes with margin glazing, 1 window has
C20 glazing.
Interior Thoroughly modernized. The "good contemporary staircase and woodwork"
referred to in the 1952 list description no longer exist.
Details of the rebuilding of 1808 are given in A. Crockett's book about the great
fire of Chudleigh.

Crockett, A., Fire! (1983), p.p. 27-30.

Listing NGR: SX8677079482

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

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