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21, 23 and 25, Fore Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Silverton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8171 / 50°49'1"N

Longitude: -3.4835 / 3°29'0"W

OS Eastings: 295586

OS Northings: 102996

OS Grid: SS955029

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.XTHW

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LY.2P5

Entry Name: 21, 23 and 25, Fore Street

Listing Date: 5 April 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325798

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95422

Location: Silverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Silverton

Built-Up Area: Silverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Silverton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SILVERTON FORE STREET (west side),
SS 90 SE
Silverton
7/237 Nos.21, 23 and 25
-
5.4.66
GV II
2 dwellings, originally a single house. C15 or early C16 with later alterations.
Plastered cob, with stone footings. Gabled-end thatched roof. Formerly a 3-room,
through-passage plan house, extended. Set back at an angle from the line of the main
street. End stacks with brick shafts, C19, that to the right an older stone footing,
are all that is visible externally but another cob stack backing onto former passage
survives in the roof space. 2-storeys.
Front: 6-window range, 2 and 3-light windows to first floor, those with 3-light,
C19, 2 with 10 leaded panes to outer lights only; 2 and 3-light windows to ground
floor, some casements (to the left hand side) early C19. Garage doors could mark
site of former passage.
Interior: screen between hall and parlour removed, but 1 apparently survives in the
passage (to the left of the main door), probably plank and muntin construction.
Interior otherwise very altered.
Roof: 5 jointed crucks, triangular blocks at apex, pegged and morticed, diagonal
ridge piece, through purlins; collars replaced (where visible); smoke-blackened
throughout the entire length of the original 3-room, through-passage house, including
battening and wheat-reed thatch.


Listing NGR: SS9558602996

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